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Synonyms for embezzle

appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use

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Embezzlers will set up fake employees or submit invoices from fictional companies to move university funds into their own accounts.
But no matter the method, most major embezzlers (86%) act alone, according to the 2010 Marquet Report on Embezzlement.
NNA - 7/8/2011 - Former Army General Michel Aoun announced he would declare all embezzlers of public funds fully accountable for their actions.
The pardon covers traffic violators and those who committed petty crimes but convicted terrorists, embezzlers, and rapists were excluded from the pardon, as were most political prisoners.
Or the Amalgamated Society of Lags, Embezzlers and Fraudsters (Aslef).
Lawyers believe that the law has given the authority the right to chase embezzlers abroad and check illegal accounts in banks and investment outside the UAE.
5 billion had been recovered from the embezzlers in the Rs.
The Talibs can melt away in the hills, while the Afghan winter of discontent deepens under the heel of the drug dealers, embezzlers, skimmers, thieves, and self-promoters who will continue to rule, with the American government's apparent blessing.
Child sex offenders won't be put in charge of youth recreation programs, and embezzlers won't be hired to keep the books.
One of the employees has already been referred to the court and that the bank management is seeking to reach a settlement with the embezzlers without referring the matter to court.
No surprise that this self-regulating den of iniquity is the refuge of fraudsters, embezzlers, lawyers and accountants who should be hauled before our courts for their crimes.
Whether such dastard deeds and unethical illegalities were committed during or prior to Ramadan is not the issue here, as the corrupt and the embezzlers would not be checked by the advent of the blessed month anyway.
Arnold Schwarzenegger is obviously employing that strategy when he proposes releasing 22,000 dangerous felons -- including burglars, identity thieves and embezzlers -- onto California streets and closing some of the most popular beaches in California, all in the name of "across-the-board" cuts.
Embezzlers like Dickson steal from the comfort of an office but they are no better than common criminals.
Doing jobs like "stewardship development," "programmatic adult education" and "evangelism techniques" all bring six-figure salaries, while our no longer sacrosanct business community gives our children such high-salaried models as Martha Stewart, Gillette's Jim Kilts and Enron's Kenneth Lay--all record-breaking embezzlers.