nabbed


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nabbed

mod. caught by the police; arrested. She’s down at the police station. She’s nabbed.
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References in classic literature ?
Then the sheriff he nabbed Brace Dunlap and his crowd, and by and by next month the judge had them up for trial and jailed the whole lot.
We have nabbed the corrupt and deposited millions of looted money of people in the national exchequer.