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Word: pilfer

Definition: steal things of small value; filch; snitch


More Vocab Words

::: flotsam - drifting wreckage
::: append - attach
::: lineaments - features especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
::: amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
::: cardinal - chief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
::: saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
::: intangible - not able to be perceived by touch; vague
::: epicure - connoisseur of food and drink; gourmet; ADJ. epicurean; CF. Epicurus
::: nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
::: haven - place of safety; refuge; harbor; Ex. tax haven