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- n. An event at which participants greedily attempt to grab goods or resources.
The imperialist grabfest, so gaudy at the time, has left little of lasting value -- little besides the Panama Canal.
Buyers beware, Black Friday is supposed to be a deal-finding grabfest, but as we have just seen in many cases it looks more like a slugfest.
To the extent that Freddie and Fannie have become a grabfest for the banking industry, that's something Congress should know when it eventually gets around to rewriting the laws that govern them.
Palin's grabfest: Walks away with loads of Oscar goodies
Check Diamond Comics Distributors, who sponsor the grabfest, hooked EW up with various titles to peruse in advance.
Then it’s a wholesale grabfest for every pious group.
It may feel good and cathartic to do that, but I’d rather have Brooks with us in developing superior alternatives to Obama’s big government grabfest.
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