nobble

(redirected from nobbler)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Related to nobbler: Knobbler
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for nobble

Synonyms for nobble

make off with belongings of others

take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

disable by drugging

References in periodicals archive ?
The fish were feeding on brown buzzer fly, although an Orange Dog Nobbler accounted for an 8lb rainbow to Bill Murphy of Ladbroke, Warks.
RAVENSTHORPE: Coventry's Neil Stuart recorded a personal-best 9lb 4oz rainbow, taken from the bank on an orange Nobbler. Lures are still catching but the better fish are beginning to prefer nymphs, with good hatches of black and amber buzzers reported.
Cwmbran Angling Nobblers member Nick Jones, from Pontypool, has had a good winter in the Newport open matches and he added to his successes by winning a difficult match on Woodstock Pond.
HOME Secretary David Blunkett today waged war on Liverpool jury nobblers.
The feebleness of the Jockey Club's control over racing in the early 19th century meant that the sport was full of fraudsters, nobblers, welshers and villains of every kind, and Bentinck determined to redeem its reputation.
Cardiff Nomads member Richard Candy was a few pegs away and second with 21lb and Rob Preece of the Cwmbran Angling Nobblers team was third with 19lb 7oz.
We need to find the nobblers and it is believed that the arrest of a sixth man in the case is imminent.
Nicky Belcher, from Newport, was five pegs away and second with 12lb 4oz while third place went to Cwmbran Angling Nobblers member Chris Hall who weighed in 11lb.
A whole 10 months after two horses were hit by the nobblers police have moved in and made four arrests.
CWMBRAN Angling Nobblers member Carlo Bertorelli kept up his good form in the Wednesday matches for the over-50s at Cefn Mably Lakes by winning the latest with 83lb of carp from peg 20 on the Match Lake.
Alderbrook's owner Ernie Pick is in shock too after learning that his champion hurdler was the target of nobblers before his Cheltenham triumph.
The high wind was too strong for pole fishing at White Springs Fishery where Cwmbran Angling Nobblers member Chris Hall used feeder tackle and pellets as bait to win the Sunday open with 96lb 2oz of carp from peg 5 on the Match Lake.
Cwmbran Angling Nobblers member Chris Hall topped the weights in the open match on the New Canal at White Springs Fishery.
THE Cwmbran Angling Nobblers team of Rob Skellett, Phil Weaver, Rob Wiltshire, Shaun Wilson, Neil Morgan and John Hannan are through to the Supercup Championship Final.
Bream, roach, perch, rudd, tench and carp came to the net and, at the weigh-in, the 36lb caught by Cwmbran Angling Nobblers member Neil Morgan was the winner.