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Word: pilfer

Definition: steal things of small value; filch; snitch


More Vocab Words

::: schematic - of a schema or scheme; relating to an outline or diagram; using a system of symbols; N. schema: diagrammatic representation; outline
::: furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
::: brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
::: scanty - meager; insufficient
::: prevaricate - lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
::: ashen - ash-colored; deadly pale
::: knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
::: verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
::: intermittent - periodic; on and off; stopping and starting at intervals
::: remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.