Sinonimi inglese britannico
(verbo ) 
Definition
to take something from (a person or place) illegally
Police said he had robbed a man hours earlier.
Sinonimi
steal from
,
hold up
,
rifle
The child rifled the till while her mother distracted the postmistress.
,
mug (informal)
I was getting into my car when this guy tried to mug me.
,
stiff (slang)
(verbo ) 
A man who tried to rob a bank was sentenced yesterday.
Sinonimi
raid
The guerrillas raided banks and destroyed a police barracks.
,
hold up
,
break into
,
sack
Imperial troops sacked the French ambassador's residence in Rome.
,
loot
Gangs began breaking windows and looting shops.
,
plunder
They plundered and burned the town.
,
burgle
I thought we had been burgled.
,
ransack
Demonstrators ransacked and burned the house where he was staying.
,
pillage
Soldiers went on a rampage, pillaging stores and shooting.
(verbo ) 
I was robbed by a used-car dealer.
Sinonimi
,
con (informal)
She claimed that a fraudster had conned her out of her life savings.
The British motorist has been conned by the government.
,
rip off (slang)
,
skin (slang)
,
cheat
He cheated an old woman out of her life savings.
,
defraud
He pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the government.
,
swindle
He swindled investors out of millions of pounds.
,
despoil (formal)
the modern day industry which has despoiled the town
,
gyp (slang)
(verbo ) 
Definition
to deprive, esp. of something deserved
I can't forgive her for robbing me of an Olympic gold.
Sinonimi
deprive
They've been deprived of the fuel necessary to heat their homes.
, ,
strip
The soldiers have stripped the civilians of their passports.
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divest
They were divested of all their personal possessions.
,
do out of (informal)

sinonimi aggiuntivi

in the sense of burgle
Definition
to break into (a house, shop, etc.)
I thought we had been burgled.
Sinonimi
rob,
steal from,
in the sense of cheat
Definition
to defraud
He cheated an old woman out of her life savings.
Sinonimi
skin (slang),
take in (informal),
con (informal),
stiff (slang),
sting (informal),
rip off (slang),
gull (archaic),
do (informal),
stitch up (slang),
bamboozle (informal),
double-cross (informal),
diddle (informal),
take for a ride (informal),
pull a fast one on (informal),
screw (informal),
finagle (informal),
scam (slang)
in the sense of con
Definition
to swindle or defraud
She claimed that a fraudster had conned her out of her life savings.The British motorist has been conned by the government.
Sinonimi
rip off (slang),
sting (informal),
kid (informal),
skin (slang),
stiff (slang),
gull (archaic),
rook (slang),
bamboozle (informal),
double-cross (informal),
diddle (informal),
take for a ride (informal),
do the dirty on (British, informal),
sell a pup,
pull a fast one on (informal),
scam (slang)

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