Warning: mysql_numrows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/kidsnetau/dictionary_content.txt on line 15

Dictionary

  Definition of thievery
  1. the act of taking something from someone unlawfully; "the thieving is awful at Kennedy International"
Similar Words: larceny, theft, thieving, stealing

 

Hyponyms: breach of trust with fraudulent intent, embezzlement, peculation, defalcation, misapplication, misappropriation, pilferage, shoplifting, shrinkage, robbery, biopiracy, grand larceny, grand theft, petit larceny, petty larceny, skimming, rustling

 

Derivational Morphology: steal, hook, snitch, thieve, cop, knock off, glom

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
ironwood_tree means medium-sized hop hornbeam of eastern North America; a small slow-growing deciduous tree of northern Iran having a low domed shape; handsome East Indian eve... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z