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Princeton's WordNet

  1. heist, rip-off(noun)

    the act of stealing

  2. armed robbery, heist, holdup, stickup(verb)

    robbery at gunpoint

  3. burglarize, burglarise, burgle, heist(verb)

    commit a burglary; enter and rob a dwelling


  1. heist(Noun)

    A robbery or burglary, especially from an institution such as a bank or museum.

  2. heist(Noun)

    A heist film: a film whose plot centers around an attempted robbery.

  3. heist(Verb)

    To steal, rob or hold up (something).

  4. Origin: Pronunciation variation of hoist


  1. Heist

    Heist is a 2001 crime film, written and directed by David Mamet, which stars Gene Hackman, Danny DeVito, and Delroy Lindo, with Rebecca Pidgeon, Ricky Jay, and Sam Rockwell in supporting roles.

Anagrams for heist »

  1. seith

  2. shite

How to pronounce heist?

  1. Alex
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How to say heist in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heist in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of heist in a Sentence

  1. Subhankar Saha:

    Two (SWIFT) engineers came and visited the bank after the heist and suggested to upgrade the system.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A person who does not enjoy the feast by earning through heist is required the least and perhaps never to go to the priest.

  3. Peter Lagorio:

    It's very Bostonian, the idea of a truck heist involved in Charlestown with lobsters is very, very unique to this great city.

  4. Subhankar Saha:

    There might have been a deficiency in the system in the SWIFT room, two (SWIFT) engineers came and visited the bank after the heist and suggested to upgrade the system.

  5. Mohammed Farashuddin:

    SWIFT is responsible for the heist of Bangladesh Bank as it approached the central bank for the installation of RTGS real time gross settlement.

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