Definitions for nabnæb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nab(verb)

    tag the base runner to get him out

  2. collar, nail, apprehend, arrest, pick up, nab, cop(verb)

    take into custody

    "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"

  3. nab(verb)

    seize suddenly

GCIDE

  1. Nab(v. t.)

    To capture; to arrest; as, the police nabbed the culprit wtrying to hide in the basement.

  2. Origin: [Dan nappe, or Sw. nappa.]

Wiktionary

  1. nab(Verb)

    To seize, arrest or take into custody a criminal or fugitive

  2. nab(Verb)

    To grab or snatch something

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nab(noun)

    the summit of an eminence

  2. Nab(noun)

    the cock of a gunlock

  3. Nab(noun)

    the keeper, or box into which the lock is shot

  4. Nab(verb)

    to catch or seize suddenly or unexpectedly

  5. Origin: [Dan nappe, or Sw. nappa.]

Anagrams of nab »

  1. ban, BAN, NBA

  2. ABN

  3. NBA

  4. ban, BAN


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