mugging Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “mugging” in the English Dictionary

"mugging" in British English

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muggingnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈmʌɡ.ɪŋ/
an ​act of ​attacking someone and ​stealingtheirmoney: Police are ​concerned that mugging is on the ​increase.
(Definition of mugging from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mugging”
in Arabic قَطع الطريق…
in Korean 강도질…
in Portuguese assalto…
in Catalan atracament…
in Japanese 路上強盗…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行凶抢劫…
in Turkish saldırı, soygun, gasp…
in Russian уличное ограбление…
in Chinese (Traditional) 攔路搶劫,行兇搶劫…
in Italian scippo, aggressione…
in Polish napaść…
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