What is another word for Capturing?

Pronunciation: [kˈapt͡ʃəɹɪŋ] (IPA)

Capturing is a powerful word that implies taking hold of something elusive or fleeting. There are many different synonyms for capturing, each with its unique meaning and connotation. Some common synonyms for capturing include seizing, grasping, capturing, snatching, and catching. These words suggest a forceful or sudden action, as if grabbing an object that is moving quickly. Other synonyms for capturing might include ensnaring, trapping, apprehending, or capturing, which suggest a more deliberate or strategic approach to taking control of a situation or person. No matter which word you use, capturing always implies a sense of power and control.

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Usage examples for Capturing

For that reason instead of Capturing you and delivering you to the hands of the Government we are going together with you to the prophet.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
Granting that we succeeded in Capturing the junk, we should assuredly be overtaken, in the night, by others of the pirates, and they, guessing the means by which we had obtained possession of their cursed junk, would slay us all, without mercy.
"A Lady's Captivity among Chinese Pirates in the Chinese Seas"
Fanny Loviot
Then the scant supply of provision was exhausted; there was no fruit to be found; he had no gun, and could contrive no means of Capturing fish; and the result was that, growing weaker day by day, and more helpless, he realised how safe was the prison in the jungle in which he had been shut up; and at last sat down, to gradually sink into a stupor, from which, but for the coming of his friends, he would never have recovered.
"One Maid's Mischief"
George Manville Fenn

Famous quotes with Capturing

  • Capturing any member of any terrorist cell or any insurgent cell that we may happen to come across is always very, very valuable, and the thing that interests me is that in most instances after a time people talk and they tell us what they know.
    John Abizaid
  • Nature is so powerful, so strong. Capturing its essence is not easy - your work becomes a dance with light and the weather. It takes you to a place within yourself.
    Annie Leibovitz

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