To relieve of care or suffering:
To point out (a person's behaviour, habits, or actions) in a critical manner.
To take into custody as a prisoner
To grasp, seize, or snatch with a hand or claw
(Informal, Dial.) To take legal action (against)
To perceive by one of the senses:
(--- Astronomy) To attract and pull (a celestial body) into orbit by gravitation.
Arrest is defined as the act of taking a person into custody for legal purposes.
To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
To snatch or try to snatch something
To get (a small amount of sleep).
The definition of apprehend is to take someone into police custody.
To break or tame (a horse).
(Slang) To seize or detain.
To detect and expose:
Find another word for nab. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nab, like: release, pick up, run-in, clutch, lay-hands-on, law, get, cop, sneak, hit and see-red.