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verb as in steal

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Not until Ed O’Bannon won his judgment in court and pried back his name-image-likeness rights did the NCAA stop thieving from students.

Observe thief, but thieves and to thieve; loaf, but loaves; shelf, but shelves and to shelve.

I had not been with them twelve hours, before old Fulcher told me that I must thieve as well as the rest.

The father quietly observed, “I never knew the dog to thieve before.”

I havent the slightest doubt that I would thieve again at the earliest opportunity.

Here, as at most places, the natives of inferior rank showed a disposition to thieve.


On this page you'll find 29 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to thieve, such as: filch, hook, loot, pilfer, rob, and swipe.

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