Noun robbery has 2 senses
  1. robbery - larceny by threat of violence
    --1 is a kind of
    larceny, theft, thievery, thieving, stealing
    --1 has particulars:
     armed robbery, heist, holdup, stickup; caper, job; dacoity, dakoity; heist, rip-off; highjacking, hijacking; highway robbery; piracy, buccaneering; rolling
    Derived form: verb rob1
  2. looting, robbery - plundering during riots or in wartime
    --2 is a kind of plundering, pillage, pillaging