One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he was convicted for nobbling the jury’
bribe, corrupt, suborn, buy, buy off, pay off, get at, induce, lure, entice, grease someone's palm, oil someone's hand, oil someone's palm
influence, persuade, win over, secure someone's support, sway, swing, affect, control, manipulate
2‘a stable lad was persuaded to nobble the horse’
tamper with, interfere with, disable, incapacitate, weaken
3‘what's to stop him nobbling Rose's money?’
steal, thieve, rob, embezzle
4‘they would nobble him and throw him on the train’
abduct, seize, capture, kidnap, catch, apprehend, arrest, take into custody, take in, bring in
snatch, nab, nail, pinch, cop, run in, pull in, pick up, collar
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