ram-raiding

ram-raid|ing [ `ræm ,reıdıŋ ] noun uncount BRITISH
the crime of driving a vehicle through a store window in order to steal goods
╾ ram-raid|er noun count

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Ram-raiding — is a variation on burglary in which a van, SUV, car, or other heavy vehicle is driven through the windows or doors of a closed shop, usually a department store or jewellers shop, to allow the perpetrators to loot it. This act has occurred since… …   Wikipedia

  • ram-raiding — ramˈ raiding noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ram * * * ram raiding UK [ˈræm ˌreɪdɪŋ] US noun [uncountable] british the crime of driving a vehicle through a shop window in order to steal goods Thesaurus: crimes involving theft and trespasshyponym general… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ram-raiding — ram .raiding n [U] BrE informal the crime of driving a car into a shop window in order to steal goods from the shop >ram raid n ▪ a ram raid on a jeweller s shop >ram raider n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ram-raiding — UK [ˈræm ˌreɪdɪŋ] / US noun [uncountable] British the crime of driving a vehicle through a shop window in order to steal goods Derived word: ram raider noun countable Word forms ram raider : singular ram raider plural ram raiders …   English dictionary

  • ram-raiding — noun (U) BrE informal the crime of driving a car into a shop window in order to steal goods from the shop ram raider noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ram-raid — ram raids, ram raiding, ram raided 1) N COUNT A ram raid is the crime of using a car to drive into and break a shop window in order to steal things from the shop. [BRIT] A shop in Station Road was the target of a ram raid early yesterday. 2) VERB …   English dictionary

  • ram-raider — ramˈ raider noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ram * * * ram raider noun [countable] [singular ram raider plural ram raiders] …   Useful english dictionary

  • ram raid — noun Brit. a robbery in which a shop window is rammed with a vehicle and looted. Derivatives ram raider noun ram raiding noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • ram-raider — See: ram raiding …   English dictionary

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