V. WORDS RELATING TO THE VOLUNTARY POWERS; INTERSOCIAL VOLITION

IV. POSSESSIVE RELATIONS

2. Transfer of Property

Stealing.

[Antonyms: restitution.]

[Nouns] stealing; theft, thievery, latrociny, direption; abstraction, appropriation; plagiary, plagiarism; autoplagiarism; latrocinium.

spoliation, plunder, pillage; sack, sackage; rapine, brigandage, foray, razzia, rape, depredation, raid; blackmail.

piracy, privateering, buccaneering; license to plunder, letters of marque.

filibustering, filibusterism; burglary; housebreaking; badger game.

robbery, hold-up [U.S.].

peculation, embezzlement; fraud [more]; larceny, petty larceny, shoplifting.

thievishness, rapacity, kleptomania, Alsatia, den of Cacus, den of thieves.

Black Hand [U.S.].

[Verbs] steal, thieve, rob, purloin, pilfer, filch, prig, bag, nim, crib, cabbage, palm; abstract; appropriate, plagiarize.

convey away, carry off, abduct, kidnap, crimp; make off with, walk off with, run off with; run away with; spirit away, seize (lay violent hands on) [more].

plunder, pillage, rifle, sack, loot, ransack, spoil, spoliate, despoil, strip, sweep, gut, forage, levy blackmail, pirate, pickeer, maraud, lift cattle, poach; smuggle, run; badger; bail up, hold up, stick up; bunco, bunko, filibuster.

swindle, peculate, embezzle; sponge, mulct, rook, bilk, pluck, pigeon, fleece; defraud [more]; obtain under false pretenses; live by one's wits.

rob Peterto pay Paul, borrow of Peter to pay Paul; set a thief to catch a thief.

disregard the distinction between meum and tuum.

[receive stolen goods] fence, launder, launder money.

[Adjectives] thieving; thievish, light-fingered; furacious, furtive; piratical; predaceous, predal, predatory, predatorial; raptorial (rapacious) [more].

stolen

[Phrases] sic vos non vobis.

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