English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "seize"

He seized the gun from the burglarHe seized my arm when we were walking in the park.

He seized the gun from the burglar.

Police reported the largest ever seizure of cocaine at the port in Seattle today.

The old man seized the child by the arm, and dragged him into the hall.

The raccoon seized the cookie in its paws, and then ran off.

The army has failed in its attempts to seize power from the President.

Police have seized a car allegedly used in the kidnap attempt.

Tacoma police have made the largest seizure of marijuana in the force's history.

If you get caught trying to smuggle goods from Mexico into the U.S., customs officers may seize your car until you pay the fine.

Fisheries officers have seized over 500 pounds of salmon which were caught illegally.

Sun Tzu once said, Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Former President Harry Truman once said that progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.

In most American states, a wedding ring cannot be seized by creditors, no matter how much the bankrupt person owes.

Argentine troops seized control of the British-held Falkland Islands on April 2, 1982.

In 1066, armies from Normandy seized England, and ruled that nation for 300 years.

Iraq is ruled by the Baath Party, which seized control in a military coup in 1968.

Police have been given the power to seize vehicles in an effort to stop car races on public streets.

A German proverb notes that it is little honor to the lion to seize a mouse.

In 1947, the communists seized power in Romania and Hungary.


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