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synonyms for stickup

  • burglary
  • crime
  • mugging
  • robbery
  • stealing
  • theft
  • armed robbery
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How to use stickup in a sentence

In 1988, after another steady gig fell through, he decided to try a stickup.
THE AMERICAN PAROLE SYSTEM IS AN ENDLESS TRAP — AND A MORAL OUTRAGEJENNIFER MILLERMAY 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Anderson, the stickup youth who operated extensively on the north side, choosing women for his victims, is but 23 years old.
TWENTY YEARS A DETECTIVE IN THE WICKEDEST CITY IN THE WORLDCLIFTON R. WOOLDRIDGE
These rest-stops always had a license-plate cam at the entrance and a couple of anti-stickup cams around the cashier.
MAKERSCORY DOCTOROW
Luis grunted with satisfaction—this might be only a stickup, but he was getting action faster than he'd expected.
FORGET ME NEARLYFLOYD L. WALLACE
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WORDS RELATED TO STICKUP

  • break in
  • breaking and entering
  • caper
  • crime
  • five-finger discount
  • holdup
  • larceny
  • pilferage
  • ripoff
  • stickup
  • sting
  • theft
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.