nab nab  /ˈnæb/

Definition(s):

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

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. When information from the Canadian investigators helped nab Cuntrera in Spain, for example, the Italian press publicly took note--and blew some of Ottawa's cover.
  2. After chasing him for two years, the FBI has nabbed Kevin Mitnick -- America's most wanted computer hacker.

News

  1. Police nab Rotterdam burglary suspect

    Police nab Rotterdam burglary suspect Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 6:01 pm, Friday, June 21, 2013 ROTTERDAM — A Schenectady man was arrested Friday following an investigation into a June 1 burglary on O'Brien Avenue, Rotterdam Police said. Nicholas C. Irizarry, 18, of ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

  2. Flash: Is September the targeted month to end easing? – NAB

    FXstreet.com (New York) - According the NAB Research Team, “Currency markets have stabilized in the... For more information, read our latest forex news.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Forex Market

  3. NAB Show Announces Call for Speakers

    WASHINGTON, D.C.— Speaking proposals are now being accepted for the 2014 NAB Show, held April 5-10 in Las Vegas. Proposals will be accepted through Oct. 18. NAB Show seeks presenters with ideas in th..
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Television Broadcast

Quotes

  1. "Escalating wholesale funding costs have been impacting NAB since August 2007," Mr Fahour said. "During February this year, the cost of both short and long term wholesale funding rose to their highest levels in a decade. Unfortunately this...
    on Mar 5, 2008 By: Ahmed Fahour Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  2. "Now on the basis of the evidence presented to me by the key economic officials, the increase in the average cost of funds to the major banks is much more in line with the increase announced by the NAB (National Australia Bank Ltd), than the...
    on Jan 7, 2008 By: Wayne Swan Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "ANZ and NAB's decisions to raise interest rates were simply greedy," ACTU president Sharan Burrow said in a statement. "The top five Australian banks combined made nearly $18 billion in profit last financial year, and NAB alone made $4.4...
    on Jan 6, 2008 By: Sharan Burrow Source: Macarthur Advertiser

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