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Daemon
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purloin

(verb) To steal, often in a violation of trust.

Synonyms: cabbage, filch, pilfer, snarf, swipe, abstract, nobble, pinch, sneak, hook, lift

Usage: Someone at the party purloined my emerald ring!
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“He who buys what he does not need steals from...” ― Unknown
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taurine
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In the same paragraph there was a reference to the claimant having “allegedly purloined” furniture destined for the executive assistant’s house and the effective barring, on security grounds, of the International Women’s Association from using the High Commission’s club facilities.
Wilmar (USA) 1M
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(verb) To steal, often in a violation of trust.

Synonyms: cabbage, filch, pilfer, snarf, swipe, abstract, nobble, pinch, sneak, hook, lift

Usage: Someone at the party purloined my emerald ring!


...The Purloined Letter
Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:53:50 AM

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Purloin:

Steal (something).
"He must have managed to purloin a copy of the key"


Synonyms :
steal
thieve
take
take for oneself
help oneself to
loot


Oxford Dictionary
Ajike Omooba
Posted: Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:06:50 PM

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Stealing secretly.
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