Definition of rob:
- The inspissated juice of ripe fruit, obtained by evaporation of the juice over a fire till it acquires the consistence of a sirup. It is sometimes mixed with honey or sugar.
- To deprive of, or withhold from, unjustly or injuriously; to defraud; as, to rob one of his rest, or of his good name; a tree robs the plants near it of sunlight.
- To take ( something) away from by force; to strip by stealing; to plunder; to pillage; to steal from.
- To take that which belongs to another, without right or permission, esp. by violence.
- To take the property of ( any one) from his person, or in his presence, feloniously, and against his will, by violence or by putting him in fear.
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- "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
- "The Coming of the King", James Hocking.
- "The Late Mrs. Null", Frank Richard Stockton.