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Meaning of STEALING

Pronunciation:  'steeling

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of taking something from someone unlawfully; "the thieving is awful at Kennedy International"
  2. [n]  avoiding detection by moving carefully
 

STEALING is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: larceny, stealth, theft, thievery, thieving
 
 See Also: breach of trust with fraudulent intent, concealing, concealment, defalcation, embezzlement, felony, grand larceny, hiding, misapplication, misappropriation, peculation, petit larceny, petty larceny, pilferage, robbery, rustling, shoplifting, shrinkage, skimming

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Steal"ing\, n.
1. The act of taking feloniously the personal property of
   another without his consent and knowledge; theft; larceny.

2. That which is stolen; stolen property; -- chiefly used in
   the plural.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you are stealing indicates that you are deprived and where the stealing takes place (at home, the office, at school....) is indicative of your neediness. Alternatively, it may signify unrealized and unfulfilled goals. You may have set your goals too high.
 
Easton Bible Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

See THEFT.

 

 

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