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Synonyms for stealing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. larceny, theft, thievery, thieving, stealing(noun)

    the act of taking something from someone unlawfully

    "the thieving is awful at Kennedy International"

    Synonyms:
    thievery, larceny, thieving, stealth, theft

  2. stealth, stealing(noun)

    avoiding detection by moving carefully

    Synonyms:
    thievery, thieving, larceny, stealth, theft

Editors Contribution

  1. embezzling

    take (another person's property) without permission or legal right and without intending to return it.

    thieves stole her bicycle.

    Submitted by JP03 on October 7, 2015  
  2. robbing

    to rob or take something off somebody or something

    she was caught stealing food at the la county fair last week.

    Submitted by Artemis on June 28, 2017  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stealing(n.)

    Synonyms:
    theft, robbery, larceny

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stealing(n)

    Synonyms:
    theft, larceny, robbery, pilfering, peculation, thievery, abstraction, looting, cribbing, rapine, depredation, surreption, piracy, plundering, pillage, embezzlement, peculation, shop lifting, plagiarism

    Associated words:
    light-fingered, booty, spoil, plunder, loot, swag, spoils, predatory, fence, kleptomania

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    steal, fly, theft, vol, flying, robbing, rob, flight, robbery, stolen

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