Synonyms for Capturing:
purchasing, scoring, fetching, Pocketing, Accumulating, incurring, Palming, Adding, Garnering, Heaping, wrangling, netting, assuming, Luring, Receiving, buying, Retrieving, landing, Claiming, Cornering.
Apprehending, taking, Gaining, abducting, arresting, Obtaining, Achieving, Collaring, catching, Occupying, Securing, getting, Snaring, seizing, Snatching, winning.
trumping, quelling, Overcoming, Surmounting, whipping, beating, mastering, Predominating, Outdoing, Routing, Defeating, Vanquishing, Subjecting, Overthrowing, Subduing, outplaying, Overturning, trouncing, foiling, conquering, crushing, overpowering, Triumphing, humbling, Checkmating.
Annexing, gathering, Confiscating, Nabbing, impounding, Depriving, Usurping, Levying, Grabbing, Monopolizing, Reaping, Appropriating, Amassing, harvesting, Commandeering, Procuring, bagging, collecting, acquiring.
Usage examples for Capturing
The Emperor ordered them to hold on their course, as, at the worst, he had the chance either of capturing the French cruiser, or of taking refuge in the island of Corsica, where he was assured of being well received. – Memoirs of the Private Life, Return, and Reign of Napoleon in 1815, Vol. I by Pierre Antoine Edouard Fleury de Chaboulon