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mugging

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈmʌɡ.ɪŋ/ us  
an act of attacking someone and stealing their money: Police are concerned that mugging is on the increase.
Translations of “mugging”
in Korean 강도질…
in Arabic قَطع الطريق…
in Portuguese assalto…
in Catalan atracament…
in Japanese 路上強盗…
in Italian scippo, aggressione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 攔路搶劫,行兇搶劫…
in Russian уличное ограбление…
in Turkish saldırı, soygun, gasp…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行凶抢劫…
in Polish napaść…
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