Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To nab or steal.
  • v. To seize with the teeth; to gnaw.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To seize with the teeth; to gnaw.
  • transitive v. To nab. See Nab, v. t.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To bite; gnaw; nibble.
  • Another spelling of nab.

Etymologies

See nab, and compare knap. (Wiktionary)

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