An action in which a person forces another person to give them their wallet against their wishes, usually through the intimidation of a gun, knife, or bare hands.
Georgie, ya bloody mug, whaddya mean you bought the Sydney Opera House off a bloke up the pub?
Also mug punter, meaning foolish customer.
Mug (?), n. [Cf. Ir. mugam a mug, mucog a cup.]
A kind of earthen or metal drinking cup, with a handle, -- usually cylindrical and without a lip.
The face or mouth.
© Webster 1913.
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