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snatch away

1 (v + adv) take away (at last minute) TRANSITIVEsciob leat  c m ucroch leat  c m umy moment at fame was snatched away sciobadh mo ghlóir uaim, crochadh uaim an onóir go tapatheir victory was snatched away sciobadh a mbua uathu 2 (v + adv) remove TRANSITIVEsciob leat  c m ucroch leat  c m uthe wind snatched away my cap sciob an ghaoth léi mo chaipín, chroch an ghaoth léi mo chaipín → see snatch