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ˈθi vɪʃthievish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thieving(a), thievishadjective

    given to thievery


  1. thievishadjective

    Having a tendency to steal

  2. thievishadjective

    Having the manner of a thief; furtive

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thievishadjective

    given to stealing; addicted to theft; as, a thievish boy, a thievish magpie

  2. Thievishadjective

    like a thief; acting by stealth; sly; secret

  3. Thievishadjective

    partaking of the nature of theft; accomplished by stealing; dishonest; as, a thievish practice

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thievish in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thievish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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