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Word: pilfer

Definition: steal things of small value; filch; snitch


More Vocab Words

::: descry - catch sight of (something distant)
::: frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
::: besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
::: aptitude - fitness; talent
::: groom - man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal)
::: tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
::: quiescent - dormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
::: forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
::: myriad - very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand
::: disavowal - denial; disclaiming; repudiating; disowning; V. disavow; CF. disclaim