ПРИБИРАТЬ / ПРИБРАТЬ К РУКАМ

    • кого to make someone submit to oneself (esp. when trying to make him change his behavior): take someone in hand
    • gain the upper hand over someone
    • что (disapprov.) (in refer. To something that one has no right to) to appropriate something, take something into one’s possession willfully: lay one’s hands on something
    • saize something
    • (in refer. to power, a business etc.) take hold of something
    • (in refer. to money, goods etc. only) help oneself to something
    • pocket something