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Definition of NAB

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Nab \Nab\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Nabbed} (n[a^]bd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Nabbing}.] [Dan nappe, or Sw. nappa.]
     1. To catch or seize suddenly or unexpectedly. [Colloq.]
        --Smollett.
        [1913 Webster]

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

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Nab \Nab\ (n[a^]b), n. [Cf. {Knap}, {Knop}, {Knob}.]
     1. The summit of an eminence. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]

     2. (Firearms) The cock of a gunlock. --Knight. [1913 Webster]

     3. (Locksmithing) The keeper, or box into which the lock is shot. --Knight. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

NAB
         National Association of Broadcasters (org., USA)


V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (June 2013) [vera]

NAB
         Netware Asynchronous Board (Novell, Netware)


V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (June 2013) [vera]

41 Moby Thesaurus words for "nab":
     apprehend, apprehension, arrest, arrestation, arrestment, bobby, bull, bust, cabbage, capture, catch, clout, clutch, collar, constable, cop, detain, detention, flatfoot, fuzz, grab, grapple, heat, hook, make a pinch, nail, nick, nip, paddy, peeler, pick up, pickup, pinch, pull in, put under arrest, run in, snatch, take, take in, take into custody, take prisoner


Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 [moby-thesaurus]


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