How to Pronounce Nabbed?

Correct pronunciation for the word "Nabbed" is [nˈabd], [nˈabd], [n_ˈa_b_d].

What are the misspellings for Nabbed?

"Nabbed" in context

Nabbed is an internet slang word meaning to have been successfully apprehended by law enforcement officers. This term is most often used in online criminal justice communities to discuss arrest stories. In a more general context, nabbed may also be used to describe having obtained or acquired something, usually in an irregular or dishonest manner. For example, a person may say 'I nabbed this on the black market' to describe their illegal purchase.

Nabbed first appeared around the early 2000s and has since become more widely recognised and used.

Usage over time for Nabbed:

This graph shows how "Nabbed" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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