What does nobble mean?

Definitions for nobbleˈnɒb əl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nobble.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, con(verb)

    deprive of by deceit

    "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"

  2. pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, lift(verb)

    make off with belongings of others

  3. kidnap, nobble, abduct, snatch(verb)

    take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

    "The industrialist's son was kidnapped"

  4. nobble(verb)

    disable by drugging

    "nobble the race horses"


  1. nobble(Verb)

    To injure or obstruct intently, batter.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Nobble

    nob′l, v.t. (slang) to get hold of dishonestly, to steal: to baffle or circumvent dexterously: to injure, destroy the chances of, as a racer.—n. Nobb′ler, a finishing-stroke: a thimble-rigger's confederate: a dram of spirits.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nobble in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nobble in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  • podmáznout, zneškodnit, podplatit, ochromitCzech

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