Up for grabs

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Definition

(the job is) up for grabs: (the job is) available, (the job) has not yet been taken
idiom

to grab: to take (quickly), to snatch, to catch, to seize, to capture
verb

Examples

  • "Unfortunately, the gentleman I was planning to take with me is unable to attend, so his ticket is up for grabs!"

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