Pronunciation of Nabbed
/nˈabd/, /nˈabd/, /n_ˈa_b_d/
Synonyms for Nabbed:
confiscated, usurped, appropriated, Gotten, Captured, Impounded, acquired, collected, taken, Caught, Grabbed, gathered, Annexed, amassed, Commandeered, Reaped, Levied, abducted, Procured, Harvested, Bagged.
Monopolized, deprived, Got, Took.
arrest, under arrest.
Usage examples for Nabbed:
- It was evident Jim did not relish the idea of leaving everything to his companion, and the latter so understood the expression on his friend's face, for he said, angrily: " You're cookin' up some foolish scheme now, an' in spite of all I can do to prevent it we'll probably succeed in gettin' nabbed before matters are arranged as they should be." - "The Adventures of a Country Boy at a Country Fair", James Otis.
- A couple of Venusian miners on Mars had wandered too close to one of the Earth military outposts, and had been nabbed. - "Brink of Madness", Walter J. Sheldon.