Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: rob
IPA transcription: [ɹ'ɑb]
Pronunciations of rob
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: rob
    Meaning: take something away by force or without the consent of the owner; "The burglars robbed him of all his money"
  • Synonyms: overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook
    Meaning: rip off; ask an unreasonable price
Usage examples
  • "What for--to rob you?"
  • "Joyce," said Rob, promptly.
  • "Then what did you do?" asked Rob, with a grin.
  • You come up here to rob these men of their money.
  • With Rob's assistance she dragged the tub upstairs.
  • No, sir; you was going to rob Peter to stand off Paul.
  • "When you were a little thing!" laughed Rob, teasingly.
  • "By jinks, let's rob Brayley's melling-patch!" he cried.
  • "Number two is all right," said Rob, with an approving nod.
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