English version

rob somebody/something of something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrob somebody/something of something phrasal verb literaryREMOVEto take away an important quality, ability etc from someone or something The illness robbed him of a normal childhood. rob→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
rob of A hamstring injury had robbed him of his speed.
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Verb table
rob
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrob
he, she, itrobs
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrobbed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave robbed
he, she, ithas robbed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad robbed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill rob
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have robbed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam robbing
he, she, itis robbing
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you, we, theyare robbing
Past
I, he, she, itwas robbing
you, we, theywere robbing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been robbing
he, she, ithas been robbing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been robbing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be robbing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been robbing
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