To relieve of care or suffering:
To understand something.
(--- 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 get possession of by unscrupulous methods
To grasp or seize suddenly, eagerly, or without right, warning, etc.; grab
To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
To seize by the collar
(Slang) To strike or bring down:
To draw a thumb and a finger together on a touchschreen to cause the image to become smaller.
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:
Find another word for nab. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nab, like: release, apprehend, capture, arrest, catch, grab, take, snatch, seize, (colloq.) grab and bust.