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nobbling

verb
present participle of nobble, British slang

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2 to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly
  • a London bobby nobbled the pickpocket just as he was about to make off with the tourist's watch

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“Nobbling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nobbling. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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