seizure englannista suomeksi
The act of taking possession, as by force or right of law.
''the seizure of a thief, a property, a throne, etc.''
''The search warrant permitted the seizure of evidence.''
1874, (w), ''(w)'', Chapter VII
- As yet there had been no alarm of fever. The three seizures had excited some comment, however, and had it not been for the counter-excitement of the burning ship, it is possible that Pine's precaution would have been thrown away
A sudden attack or convulsion, (e.g. an epileptic seizure).
''He fell to the floor and convulsed when the epileptic seizure occurred.''
A sudden onset of pain or emotion.
''He felt the sudden seizure of pain as the heart attack began.''
That which is seized, or taken possession of; a thing laid hold of, or possessed.
(RQ:Dryden Don Sebastia)
- Make o'er thy honour by a deed of trust, / And give me seizure of the mighty wealth.