Results for steal

Definitions of steal:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb

To take or carry away the property of another unlawfully; to pilfer; to gain or win by gradual and imperceptible means; to slip away unperceived.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb transitive

To take by theft, or feloniously: to take away without notice: to gain or win by address or by gradual means.

part of speech: past tense


part of speech: verb intransitive

To practice theft: to take feloniously: to pass secretly: to slip in or out unperceived:- pa. t. stole; pa. p. stolen.

part of speech: verb transitive

To take by theft; take without leave or right; to move in a secret or stealthy manner; as, to steal a hand into a pocket.

part of speech: noun

A theft.

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