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  Words related to steal

Related / Similar Words: bargain, buy, slip, sneak, mouse, creep, pussyfoot

 

Definition:
  • a stolen base; an instance in which a base runner advances safely during the delivery of a pitch (without the help of a hit or walk or passed ball or wild pitch);
  • an advantageous purchase; "she got a bargain at the auction"; "the stock was a real buy at that price";
  • steal a base;
  • move stealthily; "The ship slipped away in the darkness";
  • to go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor''s house";
  • take without the owner''s consent; "Someone stole my wallet on the train"; "This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation";

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    See Also: elapse, lapse, pass, slip by, glide by, slip away, go by, slide by, go along, steal away, sneak away, sneak off, sneak out

     

    Hyponyms: song, travel bargain, pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, lift, rustle, shoplift, pirate, plagiarize, plagiarise, pocket, bag, embezzle, defalcate, peculate, misappropriate, malversate, rob, snitch, thieve, cop, knock off, glom, walk off, hustle, pluck, roll, loot, plunder, burglarize, burglarise, burgle, heist

     

    Derivational Morphology: buy, purchase, dicker, bargain, skid, slip, sideslip, elusion, eluding, stealth, stealing, creep, weirdo, weirdie, weirdy, spook, crawler, creeper, prowler, sneak, stalker, thief, stealer, larceny, theft, thievery, thieving

     

    Anagrams: slate, stela, Stael, Tesla, tesla, stale, least

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: vjedh   Catalan: robar  
    Chinese:   Croatian: krasti  
    Dutch: stelen   Esperanto: ŝteli  
    Finnish: varastaa   French: voler  
    German: stehlen   Hebrew: גנב  
    Hungarian: lop   Indonesian: curi  
    Italian: rubare   Japanese: 盗む  
    Korean: 훔치다   Latin: furari  
    Norwegian: stjele   Polish: kraść  
    Portuguese: furtar   Romanian: fura  
    Russian: краcть   Slovene: ukrasti  
    Spanish: robar   Swedish: stjäla  
    Telugu: దొంగిలించు  
     
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