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 for Nabbed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Nab \Nab\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Nabbed (n[a^]bd); p. pr. & vb.
     n. Nabbing.] [Dan nappe, or Sw. nappa.]
     1. To catch or seize suddenly or unexpectedly. [Colloq.]
        [1913 Webster]
     2. To capture; to arrest; as, the police nabbed the culprit
        wtrying to hide in the basement.

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