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  1. nab(verb)

    tag the base runner to get him out

    arrest, collar, pick up, nail, apprehend, cop

  2. collar, nail, apprehend, arrest, pick up, nab, cop(verb)

    take into custody

    quail at, cop, uplift, peck, hook, savvy, hear, complete, get, dig, percolate, hold back, nail, glom, nail down, pass with flying colors, perk up, smash, arrest, gather up, get word, nab, snitch, boom, call for, see, find out, turn back, grasp, perk, halt, gain vigor, knock off, ace, compass, receive, sweep through, stop, sail through, get the picture, pinpoint, collar, turn around, apprehend, get a line, comprehend, lift up, peg, intoxicate, pick up, breeze through, contain, elate, catch, thieve, blast, grok, learn, get wind, hold, collect, discover, check

  3. nab(verb)

    seize suddenly

    arrest, collar, pick up, nail, apprehend, cop


  1. nab(verb)

    nick, bust

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List of paraphrases:

drb, ncc, ran, detains, scc, detain

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