- Snatch Snatch, n.
1. A hasty catching or seizing; a grab; a catching at, or
attempt to seize, suddenly.
They move by fits and snatches. --Bp. Wilkins. [1913 Webster]
We have often little snatches of sunshine. --Spectator. [1913 Webster]
Leave me your snatches, and yield me a direct answer. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.