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Meaning of HEIST

Pronunciation:  hIst

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  robbery at gunpoint
  2. [n]  (slang) the act of stealing
  3. [v]  commit a burglary; enter and rob a dwelling

HEIST is a 5 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: armed robbery, burglarise, burglarize, burgle, holdup, rip-off, stickup
 See Also: break, break in, robbery, steal



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: armed robbery, asportation, assault and robbery, banditry, bank robbery, boost, buoy up, burglary, caper, cast up, cattle lifting, cattle stealing, clout, commit robbery, cop, elevate, erect, escalate, extortion, filch, grab, heave, heft, heighten, highway robbery, hijack, hijacking, hike, hoick, hoist, hold up, holdup, hook, jerk up, job, knock over, knock up, levitate, lift, lift up, lob, loft, mug, mugging, nab, nail, nick, perk up, pinch, pocket picking, purse snatching, raise, raise up, rear, rear up, rip off, rip-off, rise, rob, robbery, robbing, set up, sky, snitch, steal, stick up, stickup, stickup job, swipe, theft, throw up, up, upbuoy, upcast, upheave, uphoist, uphold, uplift, upraise, uprear, upthrow