seize

Definitions:

To grasp suddenly; to take possession of by force, with or without right; to take hold of; to fasten; to apprehend. To be seized of to have possession.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (verb) (v.) (verb)
To take or lay hold on suddenly; to take possession of without right; to take forcible possession of by legal authority; to arrest or capture; to fasten on or upon.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (verb) (v.) (verb)
To take possession of; grasp; clutch; apprehend.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
To take possession of forcibly: to take hold of: to grasp: to apprehend.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
SEIZER.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To take possession of forcibly or suddenly; grasp; snatch; take hold of.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (verb) (v. t.) (verb transitive)
Seizable.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)

Usage examples:

And the next morning my creditors may seize my body: they are welcome to it.
- A Desperate Voyage by Edward Frederick Knight
Yes, my lord, they have gone to seize Dionysius Banfy.
- The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
But he knew who spoke; and he was thinking within himself: " Her curse may be on him who shall seize and yet not on him to whom it is given."
- Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley