I’ve learnt that you can say things like:

She snatched the biscuit out of his hand. (snatch ... out of)
She snatched a biscuit from the plate. (snatch ... from)

But how does it sound if I say something like:

She walked up and snatched that biscuit over/away.

Is it correct grammar? Does it make sense to native speakers?

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"snatch over" doesn't exist. You can use "away" with snatch. But it is only used as an addition, when you use "to snatch from". So, your example would become:

She walked up and snatched that biscuit away from him.


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