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Synonyms for theft
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  1. theft

    Synonyms:
    robbery, thieving, stealing, pilfering, filching, larceny, depredation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. larceny, theft, thievery, thieving, stealingnoun

    the act of taking something from someone unlawfully

    "the thieving is awful at Kennedy International"

    Synonyms:
    thievery, larceny, thieving, stealth, stealing

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  1. theftnoun

    Synonyms:
    larceny, robbery, stealing, shoplifting, pilfering, thievery

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. theftnoun

    Synonyms:
    stealing

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How to use theft in a sentence?

  1. Publilius Syrus:

    If you refuse where you have always granted you invite to theft.

  2. Roger Bennet Adler:

    200 times the value of the nonexistent theft for Mr. Adler to reach the conclusion that there is not crime to prosecute.

  3. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani:

    The government of the Islamic Republic of Iran officially complained about America to the International Court of Justice for the confiscation and theft of two billion dollars of the property of the central bank, and demanded the condemnation of Washington's anti-Iranian action and compensation for damages.

  4. Keizo Okumoto:

    Normally, we get one call a day, if that, and usually it's about a bike theft or someone getting beaten up.

  5. Scott Paul:

    Anyone who has followed US-China trade closely over the past 20 years can tell President Joe Biden that until the fundamental issues are addressed -- things like China's state-owned enterprises, massive government subsidies, intellectual property theft, lax labor and environmental laws -- the massive trade gap will remain.


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