- (a un banco) robbery, holdup, raid [lenguaje periodístico/journalese]; (a una persona) mugging perpetrar or cometer un atraco [lenguaje periodístico/journalese] to carry out a robbery o/or raid ¡qué precios, esto es un atraco! [familiar/colloquial] these prices are ridiculous, it's daylight robbery! [familiar/colloquial]
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