Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Rob"

The meaning of "Rob" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa “bcs all that did was rob me of being out there with u all”?
A: Because all that did was prevent me from being there with you all.
Q: O que significa if hadn't known better, I would say you are trying to rob me.?
A: if I hadn't known better, I would say you are trying to rob me.

The person is saying, if that if they didn't know the person well enough. That they would have accused another person of robbing them.
Q: O que significa I'll rob you blind?
A: “Blind” used to have a slang meaning for everything or total. To rob someone blind is to take absolutely everything from someone.
Q: O que significa You tried to rob my ass.?
A: You say this when you are angry at someone for stealing from you or tricking you to lose money. Since you say “tried” (root word “to try”), it means the robber was unsuccessful, but you are still upset. “My ass” is just an expression, literally means your butt, but is used to emphasize that the potential robbery could cause personal harm to you.
Q: O que significa holding rob?
A: what sentence did you see this in. Doesn't make much sense on its own.

Example sentences using "Rob"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com rob, steal and burgle .
A: Rob implies threat of or actual violence.
To rob a bank, buy a gun.

Steal implies that it was done covertly.
To steal from a bank, get a job at that same bank first.

Burgle implies breaking in when nobody is there and sounds strange with a bank.
The bank manager's house was burgled while he was at work. They stole his TV.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com rob blind.
A: yeah you did!! thank you so much😄😄
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com rob, steal, burgle and mug.
Also, I would like know the difference..
A: Robbing and stealing mean similar things, though stealing is more stealthy than robbing in most cases. You rob a place or a person, but you steal a thing. To burgle means to break into a house or building and steal things, and to mug means to be threatened or to be beaten up and then have your things stolen.

The criminal robbed the store last night. He stole $30.

Somebody burgled my house last night! (This sounds awkward, most would say he broke into my house.)

I was mugged last night on the way home. He said he’d hurt me if I didn’t give him my wallet.

I hope this helps!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com steal / rob.
A: EX:
"Hey, I'm going to go steal that piece of candy over there."
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com rob off .
A: I think you are referring to the term "rub off"

Her joyfulness is rubbing off on me.
Your positive attitude can easily rub off on your kids.


Rub off means be transferred

Synonyms of "Rob" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre rob e steal ?
A: They both mean the same
Q: Qual é a diferença entre rob someone e mug someone ?
A: To rob someone is to steal from them. Is to assault them, usually with the intention of stealing from them.

My house was broken into and I was robbed.

I was mugged in an alley and badly injured.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre rob e steal ?
A: You rob a store.

Rob= to steal things from

You steal a watch.

Steal is used for objects
Q: Qual é a diferença entre to rob e to steal ?
A: Formally to rob is to steal from people or a place using force or the threat of force. To steal is to permanently deprive someone of something. Many native speakers do not get this right! For example if you go into a bank and present a false cheque you are not robbing the bank as no threat of force or actual force was used......You are however stealing from the bank.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre rob e stole ?
A: They both basically mean the same thing

But the word "rob" focuses on a place or a person while "stole" focuses on something that is taken

"Lets go and rob that house"
"I stole a TV"

Translations of "Rob"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? They where robbed
A: you can also say they got robbed
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? rob
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? to rob
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Other questions about "Rob"

Q: "rob the cradle" Is this expression often used?
A: I don't think it's used often but it is a natural expression and has the same meaning as what you described.
Q: They robbed them $5. soa natural?
A: They ripped them off for $5.
Q: I got robbed.

or

I got rob.

soa natural?
A: I got robbed is the correct way of saying that. “I got Rob” sounds like you have a man named Rob with you
Q: Can I use "rob" in ↓sentence

"I had O done"
Ex)I had my bag stolen


A: "I got robbed." / "My bag got robbed."
"Someone robbed me." / "Someone robbed me of my bag."
Q: I am not going to let you to rob me soa natural?
A: .... let you rob me.

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