rob englannista suomeksi
To deprive of, or withhold from, unjustly or injuriously; to defraud.
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 6-2)
To deprive (of).
- Little disappointed, then, she turned attention to "Chat of the Social World," gossip which exercised potent fascination upon the girl's intelligence. She devoured with more avidity than she had her food those pretentiously phrased chronicles of the snobocracy (..) distilling therefrom an acid envy that robbed her napoleon of all its savour.
2008, National Public Radio, ''All Things Considered'', Sept 4, 2008
- Her house was robbed.
''That bloke robbed my phone!''
To commit robbery.
To take possession of the ball, puck etc. from.
*1772, (w), ''The Journals'', Second Voyage, 20 December:
- Also began to make wort from the malt and give it to such people as had symptoms of the scurvy; one of them indeed is highly scorbutick altho he has been taking of the rob for some time past without finding himself benefited therefrom (..).
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