captured (part of speech: verb)
gripped (part of speech: verb)
- Iola seized the moment to present him. - "The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies", Ralph Connor.
- Then the thought seized me, and I knew no more. - "The Flutter of the Goldleaf; and Other Plays", Olive Tilford Dargan and Frederick Peterson.
- His guard seized the opportunity to attack him. - "Spotted Deer", Elmer Gregor.