Verb(1) take something away by force or without the consent of the owner(2) rip off; ask an unreasonable price
(1) he was convicted of assault with intent to rob(2) he tried, with three others, to rob a bank(3) A teenager was today nursing a suspected broken nose after he was beaten and robbed by a car gang.(4) Our local convenience store is robbed so often the staff seem to expect it.(5) The trio led police on a high-speed chase today after allegedly robbing a house in Lake Los Angeles.(6) ├ö├ç├┐Malaria is robbing Africa of its people and potential,├ö├ç├û said Gates.(7) If there are three thugs robbing somebody you have to arrest all three to solve it perfectly.(8) This detracts from the impressions of true giants, robbing them of the respect they deserve.(9) He was robbed twice of the money donated by those who were moved by his cause.(10) Being robbed of the Ôö¼├║1,000 deposit for a new flat is the last thing Paul Hunt needs at the moment.(11) The foot and mouth crisis, robbing Ireland of farm and tourism revenue, is also to blame.(12) Police are searching for witnesses after a man was robbed at knifepoint in a Swindon park.(13) One night after a match, a thief robs the wrestling box office.(14) From April to November 2001, the number of people robbed at gunpoint in London rose 53 percent.(15) You believe in all these good things, and eventually the world robs you of that.(16) Overjoyed members of Ward's family said he had been robbed of six years of his life after the short hearing concluded.
(1) to rob :: om te beroof
1. burgle ::
2. steal from ::
4. overcharge ::
veel laat betaal
5. deprive ::
6. soak ::
Different Formsrob, robs
Word Example from TV Shows
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...can ROB one of knowledge...
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 22
-With a bare cock you ROB.
-Don’t’ be dirty-minded.
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 13
Hey, know what? Two dudes tried
to ROB us and l saved the stash.
Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 5
Whose idea was it to ROB the security van?
Yours or your boyfriend’s?
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 9
I mean, without having to ROB anything.
Money Heist Season 3, Episode 5
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