Definitions for cutpurseˈkʌtˌpɜrs

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  1. pickpocket, cutpurse, dip(noun)

    a thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in public places

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  1. cutpurse(Noun)

    A thief who steals from others' purses or pockets in public.

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  1. Cutpurse(noun)

    one who cuts purses for the sake of stealing them or their contents (an act common when men wore purses fastened by a string to their girdles); one who steals from the person; a pickpocket

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