Stealing

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Stealing->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stealing
stealing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ theft
theft
thievery
latrociny|
direption
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ abstraction
abstraction
appropriation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ plagiary
plagiary
plagiarism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ autoplagiarism
autoplagiarism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ latrocinium
latrocinium
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ spoliation
spoliation
plunder
pillage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ sack
sack
sackage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ rapine
rapine
brigandage
foray
razzia
rape
depredation
raid
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ blackmail
blackmail
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ piracy
piracy
privateering
buccaneering
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ license to plunder
license to plunder
letters of marque
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ filibustering
filibustering
filibusterism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ burglary
burglary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ housebreaking
housebreaking
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ badger game
badger game
???>*
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ robbery
robbery
hold-up
???>*
=>(U.S.)
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ peculation
peculation
embezzlement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ fraud
fraud
&c. 545
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ larceny
larceny
petty larceny
shoplifting
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ thievishness
thievishness
rapacity
kleptomania
Alsatia
den of Cacus
den of thieves
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Black Hand
Black Hand
=>(U.S.)
PARAG:Stealing->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ steal
steal
thieve
rob
purloin
pilfer
filch
prig
bag
nim|
crib
cabbage
palm
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ abstract
abstract
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ appropriate
appropriate
plagiarize
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ convey away
convey away
carry off
abduct
kidnap
crimp
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ make off with
make off with
walk off with
run off with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ run away with
run away with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ spirit away
spirit away
seize
&c.(lay violent hands on) 789
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ plunder
plunder
pillage
rifle
sack
loot
ransack
spoil
spoliate
despoil
strip
sweep
gut
forage
levy blackmail
pirate
pickeer|
maraud
lift cattle
poach
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ smuggle
smuggle
run
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ badger
badger
???>*
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bail up
bail up
hold up
stick up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bunco
bunco
bunko
filibuster
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ swindle
swindle
peculate
embezzle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ sponge
sponge
mulct
rook
bilk
pluck
pigeon
fleece
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ defraud
defraud
&c. 545
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ obtain under false pretenses
obtain under false pretenses
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ live by one's wits
live by one's wits
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ rob Peter to pay Paul
rob Peter to pay Paul
borrow of Peter to pay Paul
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ set a thief to catch a thief
set a thief to catch a thief
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ disregard the distinction between meum and tuum
disregard the distinction between meum and tuum
=>(receive stolen goods)
GRP: \\ V \\ receive stolen goods
Sgm: \\ V \\ receive stolen goods \\ fence
fence
launder
launder money
PARAG:Stealing->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ thieving
thieving
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ thievish
thievish
light-fingered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ furacious
furacious
furtive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ piratical
piratical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ predaceous
predaceous
predal
predatory
predatorial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ raptorial
raptorial
&c.(rapacious) 789
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ stolen
stolen
&c.->V.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Stealing — Steal ing, n. 1. The act of taking feloniously the personal property of another without his consent and knowledge; theft; larceny. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is stolen; stolen property; chiefly used in the plural. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stealing — index acquisition, burglary, embezzlement, housebreaking, misappropriation, plagiarism, robbery, theft B …   Law dictionary

  • stealing — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Taking dishonestly Nouns 1. stealing, theft, thievery, robbery; abduction, kidnapping; abstraction, appropriation; plagiarism; rape, depredation, poaching, raid; spoliation, plunder, pillage, sack,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Stealing — Steal Steal (st[=e]l), v. t. [imp. {Stole} (st[=o]l); p. p. {Stolen} (st[=o] l n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Stealing}.] [OE. stelen, AS. stelan; akin to OFries. stela, D. stelen, OHG. stelan, G. stehlen, Icel. stela, SW. stj[ a]la, Dan. sti[ae]le, Goth.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stealing — noun he was convicted of stealing Syn: theft, thieving, thievery, robbery, larceny, burglary, shoplifting, pilfering, pilferage, looting, misappropriation; embezzlement; formal peculation …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • stealing — n 1. robbery, theft, thievery, pilferage, pilfering, filching, Sl. swiping, Sl. hustling, Sl. copping; peculation, embezzlement, Law. defalcation, misappropriation; shoplifting, palming, Sl. boosting; Psychol. kleptomania; smuggling, bootlegging; …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • stealing — stealingly, adv. /stee ling/, n. 1. the act of a person who steals. 2. Usually, stealings. something that is stolen. adj. 3. given to or characterized by theft. [1300 50; ME steling (ger.). See STEAL, ING1, ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • stealing — noun The action of the verb to steal …   Wiktionary

  • Stealing —    See Theft …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • stealing — Synonyms and related words: abstraction, all fours, annexation, appropriation, blackmail, boodle, boosting, booty, burglary, conversion, conveyance, crawl, crawling, creep, creeping, doggo, embezzlement, filching, fraud, furtive, graft,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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