English to Afrikaans Meaning :: nab

Nab :
- vangnabs

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Verb(1) tag the base runner to get him out(2) take into custody(3) seize suddenly

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(1) The man falls in his own trap when cops set out to nab him.(2) In a murky turn that's never fully explained, we learn that Canadian immigration authorities want to nab her, as she's in the country illegally.(3) It is even sometimes possible to nab an emergency-exit seat with extra legroom.(4) I nab a seat nearby Jessie and make sure that there aren't any wandering hands.(5) A bit of nosing around behind the curtains helped us nab seats in the second row for the best view.(6) Sex, death, love, religion and coffee are all present and correct, bustling and jostling with each other as if attempting to nab a good seat in a particularly packed cinema.(7) Many reasons are being attributed for the failure to nab him.(8) And now here we have a police spokesperson saying, ├ö├ç├┐No, we wanted to nab him not because of what he did, but because of what he might do.├ö├ç├û(9) The prize, set at ├ö├®┬╝100,000, is one of the richest literary bonanzas to nab .(10) Use the spear for nabbing medium-size freshwater fish like bass and catfish, or ocean fish such as grouper and flounder.(11) After nabbing Brian from a care facility, Larry brings him to his apartment.(12) Tucker lifted his fork and nabbed a piece from Merissa.(13) He was nabbed by members of the Garda National Drugs Unit in December 1998 when he was caught sneaking into the country and jailed for a year.(14) They had not only defeated the evil Mayor but had taken out his guards and nabbed several choice pieces of loot from the mansion.(15) She unfolds a piece of paper which she nabs from her pocket.(16) Undoing the clasp, he lurches forward and nabs the strap of my dress.
Related Words
(1) nab ::
1. catch ::
2. capture ::
3. apprehend ::
4. arrest ::
5. seize ::
6. grab ::
7. nail ::
8. pull in ::
1. discharge ::
Different Forms
nab, nabs
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