nobble-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: Deprive of something through theft or deceit.

He nobbled me out of my savings.
She nobbled the trusting client.
The cashier nobbled me by giving insufficient change.
Kidnappers nobbled their son.

VerbNet: steal-10.5
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: nobble.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3

Sense Number 2: Disable by drugging, as of an animal.

He nobbled all the race horses before the Downs.
I nobbled a greyhound to eliminate the competition.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4