Robbery

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Definition

a robbery: a burglary, a theft
noun

a robber: a thief, a burglar, someone who steals things
noun

to rob: to steal, to take illegally
verb

Examples

  • "Three young men were arrested in their apartment yesterday afternoon, following a police investigation of the robbery of a Greenback & Trust bank in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco."
  • "Horatio : I robbed a bank."
  • "Peter : What robbery you talking about Fat Face?"
  • "the robbery!"
  • "Worst bank robbery ever?"
  • "The robbery at the airport!"
  • "The Greenback & Trust branch, located on Fell Street, was robbed at 11:14 AM by three teenage boys dressed in drag and carrying kitchen knives."

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