Pinch and Rob


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Pinch verb – To take (something) without right and with an intent to keep.
Usage example: pinched the earrings while the boutique owner was distracted by another customer

Rob is a synonym for pinch in steal topic. In some cases you can use "Rob" instead a verb "Pinch", when it comes to topics like criminality.
Nearby Words: pinched, pinching
Synonyms for Pinch


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Rob verb – To remove valuables from (a place) unlawfully.
Pinch is a synonym for rob in steal topic. You can use "Pinch" instead a verb "Rob", if it concerns topics such as criminality.
Nearby Word: robt
Synonyms for Rob

Common collocations

character pinch character rob character
people pinch people rob people

Both words in one sentence

  • Even Goblins, who will cheerfully rob, swindle, betray and even eat each other in a pinch, consider the Hobgoblins to be despicable backstabbers and refuse to associate with them even on the battlefield.
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