noun | rob·bery
  1. : the unlawful taking away of personal property from a person by violence or by threat of violence that causes fear : larceny from the person or immediate presence of another by violence or threat of violence and with intent to steal

    — aggravated robbery
    : robbery committed with aggravating factors (as use of a weapon, infliction of bodily injury, or use of an accomplice)

    — armed robbery
    : robbery committed by a person armed with a dangerous or deadly weapon

    — simple robbery
    : robbery that does not involve any aggravating factors