rob the till

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rob the till

To steal the earnings of a shop or restaurant from out of its cash register. Just remember, this place has insurance, so if anyone comes in with a gun looking to rob the till, you don't offer up any resistance, OK? I hear Janet was fired from her last job for robbing the till.
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A DRUG addict robbed the till at the Spar shop in Radyr, Cardiff, as two part-time students were serving.
The boy, who also allegedly robbed the till, was arrested nearby and yesterday remanded in a young offenders' institution.