larceny, theft, thievery, thieving, stealing(noun)
the act of taking something from someone unlawfully
"the thieving is awful at Kennedy International"
avoiding detection by moving carefully
The action of the verb to steal.
That which is stolen; stolen property.
the act of taking feloniously the personal property of another without his consent and knowledge; theft; larceny
that which is stolen; stolen property; -- chiefly used in the plural
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
The gaining of a rat-line or two in height while waiting on the lower part of the rigging for the order to go aloft. Also, a vessel is said to steal ahead when she moves with the lightest breath of air.
The numerical value of stealing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of stealing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of stealing in a Sentence
This will probably be one of the biggest topics I discuss with President Xi, we have repeatedly said to the Chinese government that we understand traditional intelligence-gathering functions that all states, including us, engage in. ... That is fundamentally different from your government or its proxies engaging directly in industrial espionage and stealing trade secrets, stealing proprietary information from companies. That we consider an act of aggression that has to stop.
What no one seems to understand is that they're stealing from people like me, they're stealing the research that farmers pay for when they buy Monsanto seed.
When Jitendra Singh said,' I'm hungry and that's why I'm stealing,' I said OK, Jitendra Singh has some genuine problem. Jitendra Singh's not a thief who's going and stealing stuff and selling it.
They have little legal protection as there are no (labor) laws to protect housemaids against employers. But if they are accused of stealing money from their employer they can easily be prosecuted.
What's clear is that the National Front is stealing lots of voters both from the UMP and the Socialists regardless of what party leaders tell them.
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