up for grabs : Popular Idioms in English

up for grabs

Available to be claimed

After having sorted through all his clothes, Sam took all the items he no longer needed and announced to his brothers that they were up for grabs.

News & Articles

  • Dickinson to run for 16th term as Wallingford mayor
    WALLINGFORD — Seven Republicans, including five incumbents, threw their hats in the ring Wednesday night for six Town Council seats that will be up for grabs in November — and longtime Mayor William W. Dickinson Jr. said he will run for a 16th term.
    June 13, 2013 - The Record-Journal
  • Who should star as Clinton?
    One of the hottest parts in town is up for grabs now that Carey Mulligan has reportedly turned down the role of Hillary Clinton in "Rodham." The biopic checks in with the former secretary of state and once and possibly future presidential candidate before she was even a blip of a public figure.
    June 12, 2013 - NBC NEWS
  • Nick Saban’s $11 Million Home Up For Grabs Later This Month
    Nick Saban’s multi-million dollar home will be up for auction later this month. The Alabama football coach’s lakefront house was scheduled to sell at auction last week. However, the company handling the sale of the property has postponed everything until the end of June. Parties who are interested in snagging Nick Saban’s home will be [...] Nick Saban’s $11 Million Home Up For Grabs Later This ...
    June 10, 2013 - The Inquisitr