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nobble

 
Verb nobble has 4 senses
  1. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, con - deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
    --1 is one way to cheat, rip off, chisel
    Sample sentence:
    They nobble him of all his money
  2. pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, lift - make off with belongings of others
    --2 is one way to steal
    Sample sentence:
    They nobble the goods
  3. kidnap, nobble, abduct, snatch - take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom; "The industrialist's son was kidnapped"
    --3 is one way to seize
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  4. nobble - disable by drugging; "nobble the race horses"
    --4 is one way to
    disable, disenable, incapacitate
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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