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Synonyms for heist

to take (another's property) without permission

to take property or possessions from (a person or company, for example) unlawfully and usually forcibly

the act or crime of taking another's property unlawfully and by force

Synonyms for heist

the act of stealing

robbery at gunpoint

commit a burglary

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The Doomsday Heist also adds new vehicles to "GTA Online," but players should take note that they don't come cheap.
While it's too soon to tell, Heist is unlikely to have suffered any damage as a result of the furore surrounding its first outdoor advertising campaign.
There were no reports of masks, guns or even hostages and yet one of the biggest heists was pulled off.
The bank security guards resisted to foil the robbers' attempt, however, the robbers opened fire and killed one of the guards on the spot and injuring another, before fleeing from the scene with hundreds of thousands of rupees in first bank heist of the year 2014.
The following infographic provides a fascinating list of heists taking place all over the world and dating as far back as 1671 with the "Crown Jewel Heist" by Thomas Blood and also includes facts on infamous robber Jesse James and his gang in 1866 and a shocking 1992 heist of the Las Vegas hotel and casino Stardust, featuring a culprit who remains at large to this very day.
Heist drama: The Carlton hotel, in Cannes, southern France.
Lynch has called the heist 'a virtual criminal flash mob', where he claims the possibility could have been that the fraudsters used plastic cards such as an old hotel key card or an expired credit card to withdraw the cash provided they possessed the account data and correct access codes.
Belgian police on Wednesday recovered part of a $50-million diamond heist pulled off just under three months ago on the Brussels airport tarmac, press reports said.
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Tower Heist is very much a story of the little men against the Big One, a "steal from the rich, give to the poor" caper, as acted by some of Hollywood's highest earners.
Tower Heist is a largely entertaining if completely preposterous romp, especially when it comes to the climactic theft.
Summary: After teaming up for new comedy crime caper Tower Heist, now it seems Ben Stiller could cast Eddie Murphy in the next Zoolander film.
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Witnesses reported that the heist was pulled off by a dark-haired woman who stands about 5 feet, 3 inches tall and appeared to be about 18 years old.