What does seize on mean?

Definitions for seize on
seize on

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word seize on.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. take up, latch on, fasten on, hook on, seize on(verb)

    adopt

    "take up new ideas"

How to pronounce seize on?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say seize on in sign language?

  1. seizeon

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seize on in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seize on in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of seize on in a Sentence

  1. Joe Rosenblum:

    Some people might seize on it as Puerto Rico can sit down and negotiate with bondholders. I think the rest of the bondholders for the rest of the debt presents a much more complex problem.

  2. Former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel:

    Let's seize on the common interest. What is the common threat to all of those countries? What's our common interest here? ISIS. And you build around that, i don't think you're going to find a resolution to Assad until you figure out how you're going to deal with ISIS.

  3. Joe Rosenblum:

    There was always a sense that this thing (PREPA) was going to get done. Maybe a bit slower than I would have expected... The question becomes, does that provide a model to the rest of the debt? I don't necessarily think so, some people might seize on it as Puerto Rico can sit down and negotiate with bondholders. I think the rest of the bondholders for the rest of the debt presents a much more complex problem.

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