sab

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See also: Sab., SAB, and sAb

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Short for sabotage.

Verb[edit]

sab (third-person singular simple present sabs, present participle sabbing, simple past and past participle sabbed)

  1. (informal) To sabotage, especially fox hunts in opposition to blood sports.

Noun[edit]

sab (plural sabs)

  1. (informal) A saboteur, especially of fox hunts.

Etymology 2[edit]

Short for sable.

Noun[edit]

sab (uncountable)

  1. (heraldry) Abbreviation of sable.

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

sab

  1. Obsolete form of sap.

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sab f (singulative saben)

  1. pines

Synonyms[edit]


Eastern Ojibwa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cf. Ojibwe asab

Noun[edit]

sab anim (plural sabiig)

  1. net

References[edit]

Jerry Randolph Valentine (2001) Nishnaabemwin Reference Grammar, University of Toronto, page 117


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French sable (sand).

Noun[edit]

sab

  1. sand

Maltese[edit]

Root
s-j-b
2 terms

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic أَصَابَ(ʾaṣāba). Compare Moroccan Arabic صاب(ṣāb).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sab (imperfect jsib, past participle misjub)

  1. to find
    1. to find (something) useful
  2. to catch
  3. to look for
  4. to find out, to realise

Conjugation[edit]

    Conjugation of sab
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
perfect m sibt sibt sab sibna sibtu sabu
f sabet
imperfect m nsib ssib jsib nsibu ssibu jsibu
f ssib
imperative sib sibu

Ottawa[edit]

Noun[edit]

sab anim

  1. net

References[edit]

Jerry Randolph Valentine (2001) Nishnaabemwin Reference Grammar, University of Toronto, page 117


Scots[edit]

Noun[edit]

sab (plural sabs)

  1. sob

Verb[edit]

sab

  1. sob