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Definition of seize on phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

seize on

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

seize on something

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seize upon something

 
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to suddenly show a lot of interest in something, especially because you can use it to your advantage synonym pounce on/upon The rumours were eagerly seized upon by the local press. Peter seized on her last comment.