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Overview of verb nobble

The verb nobble has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, gip, hornswoggle, short-change, 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")

2. pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, lift

(make off with belongings of others)

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")

4. nobble

(disable by drugging; "nobble the race horses")

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