Surrender vs Nab - What's the difference?
As a verb surrender
is to give up into the power, control, or possession of another; specifically (military) to yield (a town, a fortification, etc) to an enemy.
As a noun surrender
is an act of surrendering, submission into the possession of another; abandonment, resignation.
As an initialism nab is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* surrendre (archaic)
To give up into the power, control, or possession of another; specifically (military) to yield (a town, a fortification, etc.) to an enemy.
(intransitive, or, reflexive) To give oneself up into the power of another, especially as a prisoner; to submit or give in.
To give up possession of; to yield; to resign.
- I surrender !
(reflexive) To yield (oneself) to an influence, emotion, passion, etc.
- to surrender a right, privilege, or advantage
To abandon (one's hand of cards) and recover half of the initial bet.
- ''to surrender oneself to grief, to despair, to indolence, or to sleep
* (l), (l)
* wave the white flag
An act of surrendering, submission into the possession of another; abandonment, resignation.
The yielding or delivery of a possession in response to a demand.
(legal, property law) The yielding of the leasehold estate by the lessee to the landlord, so that the tenancy for years merges in the reversion and no longer exists.
To seize, arrest or take into custody a criminal or fugitive
To grab or snatch something
* (To arrest a criminal or fugitive) nick, bust
Compare knap, knop, knob.
The summit of an eminence.
The cock of a gunlock.
(locksmithing) The keeper, or box into which the lock is shot.