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rob

verb [T]
 
 
/rɒb/ US  /rɑːb/ (-bb-)
to take money or property illegally from a place, organization or person, often using violence
抢劫,掠夺;盗取
The terrorists financed themselves by robbing banks.
恐怖分子靠抢银行来获得资金。
My wallet's gone! I've been robbed!
我的钱包没了!我被偷了!
They robbed the company of £2 million.
他们从这家公司盗取了两百万英镑。
Stealing
If someone is robbed of something they deserve or want, it is taken away from them
使丧失;剥夺
A last-minute injury robbed me of my place on the team.
我在紧要关头受了伤,失去了在球队中的位置。
Taking things away from someone or somewhereRemoving and getting rid of things
(Definition of rob from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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