Origin of heist
OTHER WORDS FROM heistheister, noun
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How to use heist in a sentence
So Silveti gathered a team of trusted DFS agents and his secretary, Estela, to plan the heist.Lunik: Inside the CIA’s audacious plot to steal a Soviet satellite|Bobbie Johnson|January 28, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Two of Netflix’s three most popular original series ever are heist dramas.
In the first episode, Diop hatches an elaborate plot to steal a necklace that belonged to Marie Antoinette from the Louvre—and the heists only get more innovative from there.
Scammers will profit from crisis and confusion, especially if the heist is easy and risks are minimal.Without leadership on vaccine rollout, scams are inevitable|Bobbie Johnson|January 6, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Although he is imprisoned, he ultimately escapes before standing trial and goes on to pull off many other colorful heists.Lupin trailer offers a fresh retelling of classic French gentleman thief|Jennifer Ouellette|December 3, 2020|Ars Technica
Return fraud has been called the invisible heist—or “de-shopping.”The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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
He had his team practice the bank heist over and over, throwing in various possibilities and forecasting alternative measures.
What had started as a simple heist had now become a hostage crisis and for the next 14 hours.Making 'The Dog': The Amazing True Story Behind ‘Dog Day Afternoon’|Allison Berg and Frank Keraudren|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The game ended with a Portuguese heist, but it began with an American gift.Team USA 2, Portugal 2: Seconds Away From World Cup Glory|Tunku Varadarajan|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As Will made his daring plunge Josh Heist on rushed to the side, and stood with starting eyes gazing at the disturbed water.Menhardoc|George Manville Fenn
But apparently the job was a genuine heist, not a cover-up for something else.And Then the Town Took Off|Richard Wilson
Van der Heist and Frans Hals are sinking to the level of gifted amateurs.A Wanderer in Holland|E. V. Lucas
Ef he should bother us I kin heist him on my back, easy enuf.The Free Lances|Mayne Reid