stick sth/sb up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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stick sth/sb up

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