Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To take or grasp suddenly; to reach and grasp.
2. (v. t.) To take possession of by force.
3. (v. t.) To invade suddenly; to take sudden hold of; to come upon suddenly; as, a fever seizes a patient.
4. (v. t.) To take possession of by virtue of a warrant or other legal authority; as, the sheriff seized the debtor's goods.
5. (v. t.) To fasten; to fix.
6. (v. t.) To grasp with the mind; to comprehend fully and distinctly; as, to seize an idea.
Greek726. harpazo -- to seize, catch up, snatch away
... to seize, catch up, snatch away. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: harpazo Phonetic
Spelling: (har-pad'-zo) Short Definition: I seize, snatch, obtain by ...
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4884. sunarpazo -- to seize and carry away
2638. katalambano -- to lay hold of, seize
2902. krateo -- to be strong, rule
1949. epilambanomai -- to lay hold of
2510. kathapto -- to lay hold of
4815. sullambano -- to collect, ie to take, by impl. to take part ...
4023. periecho -- to surround
4084. piazo -- to lay hold of, to take
725. harpagmos -- the act of seizing or the thing seized
Strong's Hebrew3451. yeshimah -- let death seize
... 3450, 3451. yeshimah. 3452 . let death seize. Transliteration: yeshimah Phonetic
Spelling: (yesh-ee-maw') Short Definition: death. ... let death seize ...
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2414. chataph -- to catch, seize
1497. gazal -- to tear away, seize, rob
7059. qamat -- to seize
2862. chathaph -- to seize, snatch away
3920. lakad -- to capture, seize, take
2388. chazaq -- to be or grow firm or strong, strengthen
3423. yarash -- to take possession of, inherit, dispossess
962. bazaz -- to spoil, plunder
3947. laqach -- to take
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ThesaurusSeize (91 Occurrences)
... 5. (vt) To fasten; to fix. 6. (vt) To grasp with the mind; to comprehend fully
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Take (11064 Occurrences)
Catch (46 Occurrences)
Snatch (14 Occurrences)
Tried (96 Occurrences)
Capture (53 Occurrences)
Seizes (16 Occurrences)
Sought (199 Occurrences)
Seeking (182 Occurrences)
Unleavened (51 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceSeize (91 Occurrences)
Matthew 11:12 But from the days of John the baptist until now, the kingdom of the heavens is taken by violence, and the violent seize on it.
Matthew 12:29 Or else, how can one enter into a strong man's house, and seize his goods, except he shall first bind the strong man? and then he will plunder his house.
Matthew 21:38 But the farmers, when they saw the son, said among themselves,'This is the heir. Come, let's kill him, and seize his inheritance.'
Matthew 21:46 When they sought to seize him, they feared the multitudes, because they considered him to be a prophet.
Matthew 26:4 and took counsel together in order that they might seize Jesus by subtlety and kill him;
Matthew 26:48 Now he who betrayed him gave them a sign, saying, "Whoever I kiss, he is the one. Seize him."
Matthew 26:55 In that hour Jesus said to the multitudes, "Have you come out as against a robber with swords and clubs to seize me? I sat daily in the temple teaching, and you didn't arrest me.
Mark 3:21 When his friends heard it, they went out to seize him: for they said, "He is insane."
Mark 3:27 No man can enter into a strong man's house, and seize his goods, except he will first bind the strong man; and then he will plunder his house.
Mark 9:18 and wherever it seizes him, it throws him down, and he foams at the mouth, and grinds his teeth, and wastes away. I asked your disciples to cast it out, and they weren't able."
Mark 12:12 They tried to seize him, but they feared the multitude; for they perceived that he spoke the parable against them. They left him, and went away.
Mark 14:1 It was now two days before the feast of the Passover and the unleavened bread, and the chief priests and the scribes sought how they might seize him by deception, and kill him.
Mark 14:44 Now he who betrayed him had given them a sign, saying, "Whoever I will kiss, that is he. Seize him, and lead him away safely."
Mark 14:48 Jesus answered them, "Have you come out, as against a robber, with swords and clubs to seize me?
Mark 14:49 Day after day I used to be among you in the Temple teaching, and you never seized me. But this is happening in order that the Scriptures may be fulfilled.'
Mark 14:51 And a certain young man followed him with a linen cloth cast about his naked body; and the young men seize him;
John 6:15 Jesus therefore knowing that they were going to come and seize him, that they might make him king, departed again to the mountain himself alone.
John 7:30 They were seeking, therefore, to seize him, and no one laid the hand on him, because his hour had not yet come,
John 7:32 The Pharisees heard the multitude murmuring these things concerning him, and the chief priests and the Pharisees sent officers to arrest him.
John 7:44 And certain of them were willing to seize him, but no one laid hands on him;
John 10:28 and I give them life eternal; and they shall never perish, and no one shall seize them out of my hand.
John 10:29 My Father who has given them to me is greater than all, and no one can seize out of the hand of my Father.
John 10:39 They sought again to seize him, and he went out of their hand.
John 11:57 Now the chief priests and the Pharisees had commanded that if anyone knew where he was, he should report it, that they might seize him.
Acts 12:3 When he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This was during the days of unleavened bread.
Romans 5:17 For if, through the transgression of the one individual, Death made use of the one individual to seize the sovereignty, all the more shall those who receive God's overflowing grace and gift of righteousness reign as kings in Life through the one individual, Jesus Christ.
2 Corinthians 11:32 In Damascus the ethnarch of Aretas the king was watching the city of the Damascenes, wishing to seize me,
Ephesians 6:18 Pray with unceasing prayer and entreaty on every fitting occasion in the Spirit, and be always on the alert to seize opportunities for doing so, with unwearied persistence and entreaty on behalf of all God's people,
Hebrews 6:18 that by two immutable things, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we may have a strong encouragement, who have fled for refuge to take hold of the hope set before us.
Revelation 3:11 I am coming quickly! Hold firmly that which you have, so that no one takes your crown.
Genesis 43:18 The men were afraid, because they were brought to Joseph's house; and they said, "Because of the money that was returned in our sacks at the first time, we're brought in; that he may seek occasion against us, attack us, and seize us as slaves, along with our donkeys."
Exodus 12:21 And Moses called all the elders of Israel, and said to them, Seize and take yourselves lambs for your families, and kill the passover.
Exodus 15:15 Then the princes of Edom were amazed; The mighty men of Moab, trembling hath seized them; All the inhabitants of Canaan melted away.
Exodus 22:6 if fire break out, And seize the thorns, And the stacks of corn, or the standing corn, or the field be consumed, he that kindled the fire shall fully make it good.
Deuteronomy 20:14 Only, the women, and the infants, and the cattle, and all that is in the city, all its spoil, thou dost seize for thyself, and thou hast eaten the spoil of thine enemies which Jehovah thy God hath given to thee.
Deuteronomy 21:19 then shall his father and his mother lay hold on him, and bring him out to the elders of his city, and to the gate of his place;
Deuteronomy 25:11 When men fight together one with another, and the wife of the one come near to rescue her husband out of the hand of him that smiteth him, and stretch out her hand, and seize him by his secret parts,
Joshua 8:7 Then ye shall rise up from the ambush, and seize upon the city: for the LORD your God will deliver it into your hand.
Judges 1:6 And Adoni-Bezek fleeth, and they pursue after him, and seize him, and cut off his thumbs and his great toes,
Judges 7:24 And Gideon sent messengers throughout all the hill country of E'phraim, saying, "Come down against the Mid'ianites and seize the waters against them, as far as Beth-bar'ah, and also the Jordan." So all the men of E'phraim were called out, and they seized the waters as far as Beth-bar'ah, and also the Jordan.
Judges 12:6 they said to him, "Then say Shibboleth," and he said, "Sibboleth," for he could not pronounce it right; then they seized him and slew him at the fords of the Jordan. And there fell at that time forty-two thousand of the E'phraimites.
Judges 16:21 And the Philistines seized him and gouged out his eyes, and brought him down to Gaza, and bound him with bronze fetters; and he ground at the mill in the prison.
Judges 21:21 and watch; if the daughters of Shiloh come out to dance in the dances, then come out of the vineyards and seize each man his wife from the daughters of Shiloh, and go to the land of Benjamin.
1 Samuel 23:26 Saul went on this side of the mountain, and David and his men on that side of the mountain: and David made haste to get away for fear of Saul; for Saul and his men surrounded David and his men to take them.
2 Samuel 2:21 And Abner saith to him, 'Turn thee aside to thy right hand or to thy left, and seize for thee one of the youths, and take to thee his armour;' and Asahel hath not been willing to turn aside from after him.
1 Kings 13:4 It happened, when the king heard the saying of the man of God, which he cried against the altar in Bethel, that Jeroboam put out his hand from the altar, saying, "Seize him!" His hand, which he put out against him, dried up, so that he could not draw it back again to himself.
1 Kings 18:40 Elijah said to them, "Seize the prophets of Baal! Don't let one of them escape!" They seized them. Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and killed them there.
1 Kings 20:6 but I will send my servants to you tomorrow about this time, and they shall search your house, and the houses of your servants; and it shall be, that whatever is pleasant in your eyes, they shall put it in their hand, and take it away."'"
1 Kings 22:26 The king of Israel said, "Take Micaiah, and carry him back to Amon the governor of the city, and to Joash the king's son.
2 Kings 6:13 He said, "Go and see where he is, that I may send and get him." It was told him, saying, "Behold, he is in Dothan."
2 Kings 25:6 and they seize the king, and bring him up unto the king of Babylon, to Riblah, and they speak with him -- judgment.
1 Chronicles 7:21 and Zabad his son, and Shuthelah his son, and Ezer, and Elead, whom the men of Gath who were born in the land killed, because they came down to take away their livestock.
1 Chronicles 13:9 And they come in unto the threshing-floor of Chidon, and Uzza putteth forth his hand to seize the ark, for the oxen were released,
2 Chronicles 18:25 The king of Israel said, Take Micaiah, and carry him back to Amon the governor of the city, and to Joash the king's son;
2 Chronicles 25:13 And the sons of the troop that Amaziah hath sent back from going with him to battle -- they rush against cities of Judah, from Samaria even unto Beth-Horon, and smite of them three thousand, and seize much prey.
Esther 3:13 and letters to be sent by the hand of the runners unto all provinces of the king, to cut off, to slay, and to destroy all the Jews, from young even unto old, infant and women, on one day, on the thirteenth of the twelfth month -- it 'is' the month of Adar -- and their spoil to seize,
Job 3:6 As for that night, let thick darkness seize on it. Let it not rejoice among the days of the year. Let it not come into the number of the months.
Job 18:9 Seize on the heel doth a gin, Prevail over him do the designing.
Job 24:2 There are people who remove the landmarks. They violently take away flocks, and feed them.
Job 30:16 And now, in me my soul poureth itself out, Seize me do days of affliction.
Job 36:17 "But you are full of the judgment of the wicked. Judgment and justice take hold of you.
Psalms 10:9 He lurks in secret as a lion in his ambush. He lies in wait to catch the helpless. He catches the helpless, when he draws him in his net.
Psalms 21:8 Your hand will find out all of your enemies. Your right hand will find out those who hate you.
Psalms 55:15 Let death seize upon them, and let them go down quick into hell: for wickedness is in their dwellings, and among them.
Psalms 69:24 Pour upon them Thine indignation, And the fierceness of Thine anger doth seize them.
Psalms 71:11 Saying, God hath forsaken him; pursue and seize him, for there is none to deliver.
Psalms 109:8 Let his days be few. Let another take his office.
Psalms 109:11 Let the creditor seize all that he has. Let strangers plunder the fruit of his labor.
Psalms 137:9 O the happiness of him who doth seize, And hath dashed thy sucklings on the rock!
Song of Songs 2:15 Seize ye for us foxes, Little foxes -- destroyers of vineyards, Even our sweet-smelling vineyards.
Isaiah 5:29 Their roaring will be like a lioness. They will roar like young lions. Yes, they shall roar, and seize their prey and carry it off, and there will be no one to deliver.
Isaiah 10:6 I will send him against a hypocritical nation, and against the people of my wrath will I give him a charge; to take the spoil, and to seize the prey, and to tread them down like the mire of the streets.
Isaiah 13:8 They will be dismayed. Pangs and sorrows will seize them. They will be in pain like a woman in labor. They will look in amazement one at another. Their faces will be faces of flame.
Isaiah 21:3 Therefore filled have been my loins 'with' great pain, Pangs have seized me as pangs of a travailing woman, I have been bent down by hearing, I have been troubled by seeing.
Isaiah 22:17 See, O strong man, the Lord will send you violently away, gripping you with force,
Isaiah 28:19 As often as it passes through, it will seize you; for morning by morning it will pass through, by day and by night; and it will be nothing but terror to understand the message."
Jeremiah 12:14 Thus says Yahweh against all my evil neighbors, who touch the inheritance which I have caused my people Israel to inherit: behold, I will pluck them up from off their land, and will pluck up the house of Judah from among them.
Jeremiah 13:21 What dost thou say, when He looketh after thee? And thou -- thou hast taught them 'to be' over thee -- leaders for head? Do not pangs seize thee as a travailing woman?
Jeremiah 36:26 The king commanded Jerahmeel the king's son, and Seraiah the son of Azriel, and Shelemiah the son of Abdeel, to take Baruch the scribe and Jeremiah the prophet; but Yahweh hid them.
Jeremiah 50:42 Bow and halbert they seize, Cruel 'are' they, and they have no mercy, Their voice as a sea soundeth, and on horses they ride, Set in array as a man for battle, Against thee, O daughter of Babylon.
Ezekiel 23:25 I will set my jealousy against you, and they shall deal with you in fury; they shall take away your nose and your ears; and your residue shall fall by the sword: they shall take your sons and your daughters; and your residue shall be devoured by the fire.
Ezekiel 29:19 Therefore thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Behold, I will give the land of Egypt unto Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon; and he shall carry away her multitude, and seize her spoil, and take her prey; and it shall be the wages for his army.
Ezekiel 38:13 Sheba, and Dedan, and the merchants of Tarshish, with all the young lions thereof, shall say unto thee, Art thou come to seize a spoil? hast thou gathered thine assemblage to take a prey? to carry away silver and gold, to take cattle and goods, to seize a great spoil?
Ezekiel 39:10 so that they shall take no wood out of the field, neither cut down any out of the forests; for they shall make fires of the weapons; and they shall plunder those who plundered them, and rob those who robbed them, says the Lord Yahweh.
Daniel 11:21 In his place shall stand up a contemptible person, to whom they had not given the honor of the kingdom: but he shall come in time of security, and shall obtain the kingdom by flatteries.
Amos 9:3 Though they hide themselves in the top of Carmel, I will search and take them out there; and though they be hid from my sight in the bottom of the sea, there I will command the serpent, and it will bite them.
Obadiah 1:13 Don't enter into the gate of my people in the day of their calamity. Don't look down on their affliction in the day of their calamity, neither seize their wealth on the day of their calamity.
Micah 2:2 They covet fields, and seize them; and houses, and take them away: and they oppress a man and his house, even a man and his heritage.
Nahum 2:9 Seize ye silver, seize ye gold, And there is no end to the prepared things, 'To' the abundance of all desirable vessels.
Habakkuk 1:6 For, behold, I raise up the Chaldeans, that bitter and hasty nation, that march through the breadth of the earth, to possess dwelling places that are not theirs.
Zechariah 14:13 And it hath come to pass, in that day, A great destruction 'from' Jehovah is among them, And they have seized each the hand of his neighbour, And gone up hath his hand against the hand of his neighbour.
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