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var mapping_topslot_b = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[728, 90]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [320, 50] }}, dfpSlots['rightslot2'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/rightslot2', [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]], 'ad_rightslot2').defineSizeMapping(mapping_rightslot2).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'right').addService(googletag.pubads()); bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776140', position: 'atf' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971081', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, seized the escaping balloon just before it got out of reach. googletag.pubads().disableInitialLoad(); userSync: { googletag.pubads().setCategoryExclusion('lcp').setCategoryExclusion('resp').setCategoryExclusion('wprod'); { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_300x250' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654157' }}, 'cap': true { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [320, 50] }}, 'increment': 1, 'min': 0, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '19042093' }}, priceGranularity: customGranularity, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387232' }}, Learn more. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [160, 600] }}, 'increment': 1, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, }, googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_pc", "dictionary"); 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noun the act of a person or thing that seizes. var mapping_topslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], []).addSize([0, 550], [[300, 250]]).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 50], [320, 50], [320, 100]]).build(); var mapping_btmslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], 'fluid']).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50], 'fluid']).build(); ga('send', 'pageview'); Add seizing to one of your lists below, or create a new one. DEFINITIONS 5 1 to suddenly and firmly hold someone by a part of their body or clothing ‘ Listen,’ he said, seizing my wrist. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, userIds: [{ { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '19042093' }}, [+ object] 1. a : to use legal or official power to take (something) Police seized [= confiscated] the weapons and drugs. {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_topslot_mobile_flex' }}, seize - Meaning in Sinhala, what is meaning of common in Sinhala dictionary, audio pronunciation, synonyms and definitions of common in Sinhala and English. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '194852', size: [300, 250] }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_pc = dictionary"); { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting('cdo_alc_pr', pl_p.split(",")); googletag.pubads().collapseEmptyDivs(false); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654208' }}, ga('create', 'UA-31379-3',{cookieDomain:'dictionary.cambridge.org',siteSpeedSampleRate: 10}); These examples are from corpora and from sources on the web. initAdSlotRefresher(); }; { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654174' }}, if(window.__tcfapi) googletag.pubads().set("page_url", "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/seizing"); }, {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_topslot_mobile_flex' }}, 'min': 31, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, storage: { 'cap': true { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, expires: 365 iasLog("criterion : cdo_ei = seizing"); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654149' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776130', position: 'btf' }}, name: "pbjs-unifiedid", { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot2_flex' }}, {code: 'ad_leftslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_leftslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/leftslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[120, 600], [160, 600]] } }, dfpSlots['leftslot'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/leftslot', [[120, 600], [160, 600]], 'ad_leftslot').defineSizeMapping(mapping_leftslot).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'top').setTargeting('hp', 'left').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195466', size: [728, 90] }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387232' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_leftslot' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, partner: "uarus31" { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, 'max': 8, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654208' }}, userSync: { { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}]; {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, var pbMobileLrSlots = [ 'cap': true { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, 'max': 3, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971079', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [320, 50] }}, "noPingback": true, See 12 authoritative translations of Seize in Spanish with example sentences, conjugations and audio pronunciations. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}]; "sign-in": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/auth/signin?rid=READER_ID", {code: 'ad_topslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_topslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/topslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776140', position: 'atf' }}, params: { { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446381' }}, window.__tcfapi('addEventListener', 2, function(tcData, success) { { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_topslot' }}]}, 'increment': 0.5, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, 'cap': true var googletag = googletag || {}; { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446382' }}, ga('send', 'pageview'); Add seizing to one of your lists below, or create a new one. "error": true, iasLog("criterion : cdo_pt = entry"); "sign-out": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/auth/signout?rid=READER_ID" { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446382' }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_l", "en"); googletag.pubads().enableSingleRequest(); googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotRenderEnded', function(event) { if (!event.isEmpty && event.slot.renderCallback) { event.slot.renderCallback(event); } }); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654156' }}, storage: { {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, iasLog("__tcfapi useractioncomplete or tcloaded ", tcData, success); iasLog("criterion : cdo_ei = seizing"); name: "identityLink", storage: { name: "unifiedId", dfpSlots['houseslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/houseslot', [300, 250], 'ad_houseslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_houseslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'right').setCategoryExclusion('house').addService(googletag.pubads()); control - the activity of managing or exerting control over something; "the control of the mob by the police was admirable". { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, 'min': 31, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [120, 600] }}, Webster Dictionary (0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition: { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971080', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387232' }}, } { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, const customGranularity = { { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, seize [sth] ⇒ vtr transitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '19042093' }}, var dfpSlots = {}; { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_HDX' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971080', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [160, 600] }}, A seizure is a sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbance in the brain. (2) The allies had made several attempts to capture it so they could go on and seize Rome. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [120, 600] }}, {code: 'ad_leftslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_leftslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/leftslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[120, 600], [160, 600], [300, 600]] } }, },{ {code: 'ad_rightslot2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot2', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot2' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]] } }, nautical. 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The word in the example sentence does not match the entry word. en When he returns to Nottingham, Robin learns from his old friend Friar Tuck that the Sheriff had him officially declared dead two years prior in order to seize Robin's land and wealth to continue funding the war effort at the behest of the corrupt Cardinal, exiling the citizens from the city and into the coal mine town across the river. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_topslot' }}]}, },{ { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_ei", "seizing"); {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, ga('require', 'displayfeatures'); { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [160, 600] }}, initAdSlotRefresher(); 'increment': 0.01, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_leftslot' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [300, 600] }}, dfpSlots['rightslot'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/rightslot', [[300, 250]], 'ad_rightslot').defineSizeMapping(mapping_rightslot).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'right').addService(googletag.pubads()); },{ Collins English Dictionary. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_300x250' }}, dfpSlots['rightslot'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/rightslot', [[300, 250]], 'ad_rightslot').defineSizeMapping(mapping_rightslot).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'right').addService(googletag.pubads()); bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776160', position: 'atf' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654149' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, googletag.cmd = googletag.cmd || []; var pbHdSlots = [ var mapping_leftslot = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([1063, 0], [[120, 600], [160, 600], [300, 600]]).addSize([963, 0], [[120, 600], [160, 600]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); iasLog("criterion : cdo_ptl = entry-lcp"); 'buckets': [{ { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}]; } expires: 365 }; var pbTabletSlots = [ }); if(refreshConfig.enabled == true) { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, (also seize up British and North American English) if a part of your body seizes , you are unable to move it easily and it is often painful Word Origin Middle English: from Old French seizir ‘give seisin (possession of land)’, from medieval Latin sacire , in the phrase ad proprium sacire ‘claim as … { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446382' }}, iasLog("exclusion label : lcp"); },{ { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, dfpSlots['btmslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/btmslot', [[300, 250], 'fluid'], 'ad_btmslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_btmslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'btm').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [160, 600] }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [320, 50] }}, {code: 'ad_rightslot2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot2', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot2' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]] } }, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_leftslot_160x600' }}, 'cap': true window.ga=window.ga||function(){(ga.q=ga.q||[]).push(arguments)};ga.l=+new Date; Seize a weapon Learner 's definition of seize 2. to take using… >... ] more examples [ + ] more examples [ - ] hide [... 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