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Definition of rob:

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. To take ( something) away from by force; to strip by stealing; to plunder; to pillage; to steal from.
  4. To take that which belongs to another, without right or permission, esp. by violence.
  5. 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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