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English definition of “nobble”

nobble

verb [T] (CAUSE TO FAIL)  /ˈnɒb.l̩/ US  /ˈnɑː-/ UK slang
to make something fail, especially to make a horse in a race fail by giving it drugsHorse racingHorse ridingFailing and doing badly
(Definition of nobble verb (CAUSE TO FAIL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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