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(of a criminal or fugitive) To take into custody
“He stayed on the run for weeks, but the authorities would eventually nab him.”
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To grab, seize or take something suddenly or forcibly
“I am very conscious of pickpockets attempting to nab my wallet.”
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To unlawfully take possession of something
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To acquire or secure as a result of a contest, conflict, bet, or other endeavor
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To force (a person or animal) into a place or situation from which it is hard to escape
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(very rare) The summit of an eminence
“After a treacherous trek, we could not believe we had reached the nab.”
Noun
An arrest for illegal activity
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