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Johnson's view of his larcenous proceedings is stated in the Life.
RES JUDICATAUGUSTINE BIRRELL
This larcenous but inevitable programme we carried out, after waiting through dreadful hours of cold and shivering anxiety.
IN THE WRONG PARADISEANDREW LANG
But however late and larcenous he may have been, the poet of IV.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
Leverett, always a coward, had pursued his devious and larcenous way through the world, always in deadly fear of sink holes.
THE FLAMING JEWELROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Amused at this evident return of his larcenous friend of the previous day, he lay perfectly still.
FLIP: A CALIFORNIA ROMANCEBRET HARTE
This casual incomer was Toft, the vagrant glazier, and—so said chance report, lacking confirmation—larcenous vagrant.
WHEN GHOST MEETS GHOSTWILLIAM FREND DE MORGAN
Leary seemed not at all disturbed by this revelation of his wife's larcenous affection for pearls.
BLACKSHEEP! BLACKSHEEP!MEREDITH NICHOLSON
His larcenous hand has been in the pocket of his master almost every hour of the day for months, perhaps years past.
THE SEVEN CURSES OF LONDONJAMES GREENWOOD
He chuckled as though the recollection of his larcenous companion pleased him tremendously.
THE MADNESS OF MAYMEREDITH NICHOLSON
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WORDS RELATED TO LARCENOUS

  • crooked
  • cunning
  • dishonest
  • fraudulent
  • furtive
  • kleptomaniacal
  • larcenous
  • light-fingered
  • pilfering
  • piratic
  • plunderous
  • predatory
  • rapacious
  • secretive
  • sly
  • spoliative
  • stealing
  • stealthy
  • sticky-fingered
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