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noun as in embezzlement

noun as in thievery


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Could being accused of filching a fragile old lady out of her pennies spell the end for Nicolas Sarkozy?

Filching all their time, yet granting generous donations for rest and sleep?

I shall teach him a lesson for filching hens or cocks!Doctor Rat.

From the stock-jobbing owners down to the nickel-filching conductors they steal—steal—steal!

The piratical old plagiarist of a vehicle was about to begin filching from another source.

For example, the fox is full of wit, and withall given wholly to filching for his prey.

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On this page you'll find 44 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to filching, such as: break in, crime, heist, larceny, robbery, and theft.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.