Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun stick_up

1 sense of stickup

Sense 1
armed robbery, heist, holdup, stickup -- (robbery at gunpoint)
       => robbery -- (larceny by threat of violence)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb stick_up

2 senses of stick up

Sense 1
hold up, stick up -- (rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat)
       => rob -- (take something away by force or without the consent of the owner; "The burglars robbed him of all his money")

Sense 2
stand up, stick up -- (defend against attack or criticism; "He stood up for his friend"; "She stuck up for the teacher who was accused of harassing the student")
       => defend, support, fend for -- (argue or speak in defense of; "She supported the motion to strike")

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