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stick sth/sb up

mainly US informal
verb uk phrasal verb with stick   /stɪk/ (stuck, stuck) us  
to steal from a place or person, using a gun as a threat: Did you hear that someone stuck up the post office last night?
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Translations of “stick sth/sb up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 持槍搶劫…
in Chinese (Simplified) 持枪抢劫…
(Definition of stick sth/sb up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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