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  1. shoplift(verb)

    steal in a store


  1. shoplift(Verb)

    To steal something from a shop / store during trading hours.

    2004: She taught Maddy to sing in Portuguese, to shoplift mascara, to play a drinking game called Spoons uE000124638uE001 Andrew Sean Greer, in The New Yorker, 17 May 2004

  2. shoplift(Verb)

    To steal from shops / stores during trading hours.

    2002: In other words, New York is a better place to shoplift. uE000124639uE001 The New Yorker, 25 Nov 2002

  3. Origin: Back-formation from shoplifter.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shoplift in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shoplift in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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