\vˈa͡ɪ͡ələntli], \vˈaɪələntli], \v_ˈaɪə_l_ə_n_t_l_i]\
Definitions of VIOLENTLY,
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Pleading. This word was formerly supposed to be necessary in an indictment, in order to charge a robbery from the person, but it has been holden unnecessary. 2 East, P. C. 784; 1 Chit. Cr. Law, *244. The words " feloniously and against the will," usually introduced in such indictments, seem to be sufficient. It is usual also to aver a putting in fear, though this does not seem to be requisite. Id.
By John Bouvier