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Synonyms for seizure
ˈsi ʒərseizure

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  1. seizure, ictus, raptusnoun

    a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease

    "he suffered an epileptic seizure"

    Synonyms:
    raptus, exaltation, ictus, ecstasy, rapture, gaining control, capture, transport

  2. capture, gaining control, seizurenoun

    the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property

    Synonyms:
    gaining control, capture, raptus, ictus

  3. capture, seizurenoun

    the act of taking of a person by force

    Synonyms:
    gaining control, capture, raptus, ictus

  4. seizurenoun

    the taking possession of something by legal process

    Synonyms:
    capture, raptus, gaining control, ictus

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  1. seizurenoun

    Synonyms:
    taking, catching, griping, grasping, capture, appropriation

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  1. seizurenoun

    Synonyms:
    apprehension, grasping, capture, confiscation, usurpation

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How to use seizure in a sentence?

  1. Lynsday Meyer:

    The FDA has received numerous reports of harm associated with the use of weight loss products, including increased blood pressure, heart palpitations (a pounding or racing heart), stroke, seizure and death, when safety issues are suspected, FDA must investigate and, when warranted, take steps to have these products removed from the market.

  2. Kelly McCarthy:

    We crafted this legislation so it would not interfere with our police agencies’ abilities to get drugs and the tools of the trade off the street; so there are no changes to the seizure laws, we did want to protect to protect Montanans and those traveling through Montana from the abuse of civil asset forfeiture that has plagued other states.

  3. Jonathan Hoffman:

    Walton was kidnapped in Niger, where he lives. The rescue took place in Northern Nigeria, which neighbors Niger, early Saturday, officials said. US MOVES FORWARD WITH SEIZURE OF IRANIAN MISSILES, PETROLEUM BOUND FOR YEMEN, VENEZUELA SEAL Team 6 was chosen for the operation because they are responsible for West Africa, Fox News has learned. U.S. forces conducted a hostage rescue operation during the early hours of 31 October in Northern Nigeria to recover an American citizen held hostage by a group of armed men, no U.S military personnel were injured during the operation.

  4. Stephen Ryan:

    The decision by the US Attorney’s Office in New York to conduct their investigation using search warrants is completely inappropriate and unnecessary, it resulted in the unnecessary seizure of protected attorney client communications between a lawyer and his clients.

  5. Thom Mrozek:

    After a careful review of the matter, we are planning on lifting the ‘seizure in place’ order and directing the museum to repatriate the artifacts that we believe were illegally obtained.


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