verb (used with object), robbed, rob·bing.
verb (used without object), robbed, rob·bing.
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During the pandemic, Rob, an Australia-based father of an 18-year-old who spoke on the condition that only his first name be used, has let his daughter spend the night at the home of her boyfriend’s parents.Teen romance in the age of covid: What parents need to know|Elizabeth Heubeck|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
She is disarmingly honest and her inwardness doesn’t rob her of adulation.
For his part, Horan said he would always remember not just being robbed two decades ago, but also the sacrifices of his service-industry colleagues.Robbed at a Taco Bell 19 years ago, man surprises current employees with a holiday bonus|Marisa Iati|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
Many have been caught up in the PR spin that has robbed the tavern style of its fame.If You Think Deep Dish Is Chicago’s True Pizza, Think Again|Joshua Eferighe|December 11, 2020|Ozy
I'm a woman married to a man who is less than two years younger than I am, and I've been told on multiple occasions that I'm robbing the cradle.Carolyn Hax: The 10-year plan is his brainchild. Her 5-year plan is a child child.|Carolyn Hax|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Holsey admitted to killing a police officer after robbing a convenience store.How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brute is the story of Mac and Jesse, two disenfranchised teens who turn to robbing houses as a form of recreation and quick cash.Nitehawk Shorts Festival: ‘Brute,’ a Twisted Take on Playing in the Dark|Julia Grinberg|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A 24-hour moratorium on robbing convenience store late shifts.
Al was robbing the bank so he could afford a sex-change operation for the guy.
But I intend to rob him again someday, ladies and gentlemen, because robbing Howie is what I do best.Mel Brooks Is Always Funny and Often Wise in This 1975 Playboy Interview|Alex Belth|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A constable came up and took me into custody for robbing the turnip field.The Mysteries of London, v. 1/4|George W. M. Reynolds
Mr. Hamblin, certainly you do not think me capable of robbing the bank?The Cleverdale Mystery or, The Machine and its Wheels|W. A. Wilkins
They were barbarians: robbing appeared to them easier and more honorable than producing.The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State|Frederick Engels
Roving bands ravaged the country, plundering the people, holding the forests, and robbing collectors of Crown revenue.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.|S. A. Reilly
There was no occasion he maintained, for robbing them of an hour of their sleep.A Soldier's Trial|Charles King