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holdup
American English: /ˈhoʊldˌəp/
British English: /ˈhəʊldʌp/

Translation of holdup in Spanish:

noun

  • 2 (armed robbery) a bank holdup
    un asalto or atraco a un banco
    Example sentences
    • She said a ‘real spate’ of armed hold-ups, burglaries and car thefts had left the local community feeling scared and vulnerable.
    • In this exploration of armed hold-ups, convicted armed robbers speak candidly about how they conduct their crimes and about the terror that they deliberately create.
    • Many burglaries, hold-ups and car thefts are also never properly investigated.

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