Robbery Synonyms

rŏb'ə-rē

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Synonyms for Robbery

(Law, US) Under the Model Penal Code, entering a building or occupied structure with purpose to commit a crime therein, unless the premises are at the time open to the public or the actor is licensed or privileged to enter. Model Penal Code § 221.1.
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(Slang) holdup
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The act of looting, the act of stealing during a general disturbance.
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(Football) The act of sacking a passer
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The lifestyle of a brigand.
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Robbery on the high seas; piracy
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A robbery or burglary, especially from an institution such as a bank or museum.
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The act or practice of stealing or an instance of this; theft
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(Colloquial, US) any prize or profit received for free, especially Christmas presents
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The unauthorized duplication of goods protected by intellectual property law (e.g. copying software unlawfully).
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The act of one who plunders; pillaging or looting; plunder.
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(Law) The unlawful taking of personal property as an attempt to deprive the legal owner of it permanently.
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Embezzle-ment, especially when done by a public official.
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(Physics) The amount of fissionable material being processed or in storage for irradiation in a reactor cycle
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Words Related to Robbery

(Uncountable) The practice or habit of committing crimes.
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A tendency to be springy; resilience
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Plural form of crime
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Find another word for robbery. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for robbery, like: burglary, crime, stickup, looting, sack, brigandage, buccaneering, depredation, mugging, heist and give.