Words nearby daylight robbery
How to use daylight robbery in a sentence
Not 90 seconds later, Brown lay shot to death in broad daylight in the middle of a Missouri street.90 Seconds of Fury in Ferguson Are the Key to Making Peace in America|Michael Daly|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“It was a magical feeling, leaving daylight to sneak into a theater,” he says wistfully.
Two gunmen pulled off a daylight heist in the Diamond District and evaded every single cop.How to Get Away With Stealing $2 Million in Jewelry in the Heart of New York|John Surico|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are rock-survivor-y types in black, with sunglasses, whose demeanor speaks of lost nights and rare contact with daylight.The Cult of Blondie: Debbie Harry’s Very Special New York Picture Show|Tim Teeman|October 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Leonard was running, but not getting any closer to daylight.
When I had finished, the other guests had all gone out, but daylight was coming in, and I began to feel more at home.
We were about nine hours of fair daylight traversing 160 miles of level or descending grade, with a light passenger train.
They're up every mornin' uv thar lives long afore daylight, a feedin' their stock, an' gittin' ready fur the day's work.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
It was broad daylight still, but gloomy there: the window had the pleasure of reposing under the leads, and was gloomy at noon.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Daylight failed and night came on before our task was finished, several carriages remaining unexamined.
Other Idioms and Phrases with daylight robbery
Charging exorbitant prices, as in The amount you're asking for this couch is daylight robbery. [Mid-1900s] Also see highway robbery.