Definition of bank robbery in English:

bank robbery

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noun

  • An act or instance of robbing a bank: he had participated in a bank robbery netting $4 million [mass noun]: she is awaiting trial on charges of bank robbery
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    • The film was a true story about a bank robbery in Brooklyn three years earlier.
    • The U.S. Attorney's office in Rhode Island says he has agreed to plead guilty to nine counts of bank robbery.
    • The man is believed to be responsible for two bank robberies in the past month, the FBI said.

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