Definition of robber in English:

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robber

Pronunciation: /ˈräbər/

noun

A person who commits robbery.
Example sentences
  • In one version the bandits and their boss join the imperial forces and from then on fight robbers and bandits in the name of law and order.
  • In the movie, a group of bank robbers uses sophisticated technology to perform their heists.
  • After a brief struggle, Tom gets the gun away from one of the robbers and uses it to dispatch both intruders.
Synonyms

Origin

Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French and Old French robere, from the verb rober (see rob).

Words that rhyme with robber

clobber, cobber, jobber, mobber, slobber

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: rob·ber

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