Meaning of “stick something up” in the English Dictionary

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"stick something up" in American English

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stick something up

past tense and past participle stuck infml
phrasal verb with stick us /stɪk/ verb past tense and past participle stuck /stʌk/

to use a gun to steal something from a person or place:

Did you hear that someone stuck the post office up?

(Definition of “stick something up” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)