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pilfering

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  • verbsteal, embezzle
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Synonyms for pilfering

verb steal, embezzle
  • filch
  • purloin
  • swipe
  • annex
  • appropriate
  • borrow
  • cop
  • crib
  • liberate
  • lift
  • moonlight
  • palm
  • pinch
  • pluck
  • requisition
  • rob
  • scrounge
  • snare
  • snatch
  • take
  • thieve
  • rip off
  • walk off with

Antonyms for pilfering

  • free
  • give
  • keep
  • offer
  • receive
  • refuse
  • reject
  • return
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More words related to pilfering

appropriation

noun. stealing
  • confiscation
  • embezzlement
  • expropriation
  • grab
  • misappropriation
  • pilfering
  • seizure
  • takeover
  • taking
  • usurpation

embezzlement

noun. stealing money, often from employer
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