Translation of "rob" - English-Russian dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /rɒb/ us present participle robbing, past tense and past participle robbed

B1 to steal from someone or somewhere, often using violence

to rob a bank
Two tourists were robbed at gunpoint in the city centre last night.
rob sb of sth

to take something important away from someone

лишать кого-либо чего-либо
The war had robbed them of their innocence.

(Translation of “rob” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)