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Word: kleptomaniac

Definition: person who has a compulsive desire to steal


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::: nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea
::: Occident - the West
::: demeanor - behavior; bearing
::: apprise - inform
::: ominous - threatening; of an evil omen
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