dacoity dacoity


  • (n) robbery by a gang of armed dacoits


  1. Raped by a group of voyeurs, she blithely continued in her habits until her arrest in early 1979 on, ironically, a false charge of dacoity.
  2. Mosley has, among other things, assembled a wonderful collection of anecdotes about Allen and the international dacoity that he practiced.


  1. "This is political dacoity. It won't be tolerated," Lalu Prasad said.
    on Mar 8, 2010 By: Lalu Prasad Source: Hindustan Times

  2. "In allegations like theft and dacoity, one is innocent till proved guilty. But in this case, it has to be proved first that I am innocent. Till I am proved innocent I cannot occupy the CM's chair. I will submit the resignation to the Governor,"...
    on Jul 28, 2009 By: Omar Abdullah Source: Deccan Herald

  3. "There are reports of train dacoity every day. Passengers are being drugged and incidents of rape too are being reported. People are scared of travelling by trains," Modi said.
    on Sep 18, 2004 By: Sushil Kumar Modi Source: Sify

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