To relieve of care or suffering:
To understand something.
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:
(--- Astronomy) To attract and pull (a celestial body) into orbit by gravitation.
Find another word for nab. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nab, like: release, apprehend, arrest, catch, grab, take, snatch, seize, (colloq.) grab, bust and collar.