Translation of "nab" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /næb/ (-bb-) informal

to take something suddenly, or to catch or arrest a criminal

Undercover police officers nabbed (= caught) the men at the airport. 便衣警察在机场将那些人逮捕。
Someone nabbed my apple when I wasn't looking! 有人趁我没注意抢走了我的苹果!

(Translation of “nab” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)