some transgression committed with the assistance of someone trusted by the victim
"the police decided that the crime was an inside job"
A crime or other illicit action committed by or with the help of someone either employed by the victim or entrusted with access to the victim's affairs and premises.
An inside job is a crime, usually larceny, robbery or embezzlement, committed by a person with a position of trust who is authorized to access a location or procedure with little or no supervision, e.g., a key employee or manager. The perpetrator can also be a former employee who still has specialized knowledge necessary to facilitate the crime.
The numerical value of inside job in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of inside job in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We rule out an inside job. This is not a leak. This is a hack, we have a theory and we are following it.
This is an inside job. Think about what is going on for you that you need to address rather than searching for someone external to make you feel better.
I would say, beyond a reasonable certainty, based on what the media has published about the exclusivity of where the crime took place, that this is an inside job, that someone with intimate knowledge of both the Kardashian-Wests' habits as well as whatever security was involved at the mansion was directly responsible.
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