Examples of nobble in a Sentence
We found out later that the horse had been nobbled, which explained its poor performance.
She was trying to nobble the jury.
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Lacking a supermajority to amend the constitution, PiS did the next best thing and nobbled the constitutional tribunal.
In Hungary, having nobbled the courts, media and public prosecutor, Viktor Orban is squeezing civil society and using state (and EU) funds to nurture oligarchs.
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NOBBLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nobble for English Language Learners
: to give a drug to (a horse) to keep it from winning a race
: to cause or force (someone) to do something that you want by offering money, making threats, etc.
: to succeed in getting or catching (something or someone)
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