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blag

/blæɡ/
noun
1.
a robbery, esp with violence
verb (transitive) blags, blagging, blagged
2.
to obtain by wheedling or cadging: she blagged free tickets from her mate
3.
to snatch (wages, someone's handbag, etc); steal
4.
to rob (esp a bank or post office)
Derived Forms
blagger, noun
Word Origin
C19: of unknown origin
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Contemporary definitions for blag
noun

robbery or theft, often a con or scam

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