Tuesday, December 02, 2014

ok yankee, stick em up! (damn it's hard to find cowboy movie stick-up clips)

mcmillandictionary |  [transitive] very informal to steal money or goods from a person or place using a gun

an attempt to stick up a local bank

[spoken] Thesaurus entry for this meaning of stick up

stick 'em up spoken if someone with a gun tells you to stick 'em up, they are ordering you to raise your arms above your head, usually because they are going to steal money or goods from you