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  Definition of Stick up
  1. defend against attack or criticism; "He stood up for his friend"; "She stuck up for the teacher who was accused of harassing the student"
  2. rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat
Similar Words: stand up, hold up

 

Hyponyms: mug

 

Entailments: assail, assault, set on, attack

 

Derivational Morphology: armed robbery, heist, holdup, stickup

 

Anagrams: stickup

 

 
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