Synonyms of robbery in English:

robbery


See definition of robbery

noun

1‘they were arrested for robbery’

SYNONYMS

burglary, theft, thievery, stealing, breaking and entering, housebreaking, larceny, shoplifting, pilfering, filching, embezzlement, misappropriation, swindling, fraud

hold-up, break-in, raid

looting, pillage, plunder

informal mugging, smash-and-grab, steaming, snatch

British informal blag

North American informal heist, stick-up

2‘Six quid? That's robbery’

SYNONYMS

extortion, exorbitant, expensive

informal a rip-off, steep

British informal daylight robbery