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Related / Similar Words: kidnap, abduct, snatch, pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, lift, victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, con

 

Definition:
  • disable by drugging; "nobble the race horses";
  • take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom; "The industrialist''s son was kidnapped";
  • make off with belongings of others;
  • deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change";

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    Hyponyms: shanghai, impress, short-change, short

     

    Derivational Morphology: kidnapping, snatch, kidnapper, abductor, snatcher, abduction, booster, shoplifter, lifter, boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum, sneak thief, pilferer, snitcher, pilferage, bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, confidence trick, confidence game, con game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflam, swindler, chiseller, chiseler, gouger, scammer, grifter, sharper, sharpie, sharpy, scam, cozenage, swindle, cheat, rig, exploitation, victimization, victimisation, using

     

     
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