heist


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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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Heist, who served as president and chief operating officer and a director of Champion International Corporation from 1987 to his retirement in 1996, died today in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Anytime you talk about a heist with many millions of dollars it turns heads and feeds the imagination," said Jonathan Sazonoff, US editor for the Museum Security Network website and an authority on high-value crime.
Following a banking heist in the Middle East, banking companies are calling for tighter regulations.
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