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to take (another's property) without permission

Synonyms for purloin

make off with belongings of others

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This should save the taxpayer a bit of money in replacing purloined cutlery.
According to information presented to the court, from September 2011 continuing to July 2014, Poore, while serving as President of Toledo Metro Federal Credit Union (hereinafter TMFCU), willfully misapplied, embezzled, abstracted, and purloined the sum of approximately $233,933.
A pair of vintage Air Jordans take the place of a bicycle in Justin Tipping's "Kicks," which updates De Sica's "Bicycle Thieves" to the modern-day East Bay culture of sideshows and Mac Dre, following a California high school student across the urban expanse as he tries to recover his purloined shoes.
Easter purloined the spring festivals, rejoicing at the advent of new life following a cold and hard winter.
Blair's use of purloined quotes, copying, and sometimes outright fabrication in writing for one of most highly reputed newspapers nationwide kicked off a monumental journalism scandal.
Future discussions can decide which purloined goods are so sensitive that they must be destroyed or returned to sources in the United States, Russia, the European Union, China and others whose goods Iran has diverted to its nuclear program over the years.
The fact all of that was knitted together with tales of death, the appearance of a plastic snake-cumweapon and musical interludes on a purloined trombone seems, written down, almost as deliciously absurd as it was in person.
Villa was distracted by his suspicion that Baca had purloined a shipment of Villa's money, for which he placed a $30,000 reward on Baca's head, and he didn't notice that the carbine went missing.
Linking the two halves are two redhead women who resemble each other, and uniting the lengthy novel is a web of intertextual references to classic works of fiction like Gulliver's Travels, Great Expectations, "The Purloined Letter," Through the Looking-Glass, and Journey to the Center of the Earth, not to mention a few references to Joyce's Ulysses and a cameo by Gertrude Stein and Alice B.
A few years later, the museum rehung the empty frames that once surrounded four of the missing pictures--discarded by the thieves, they are relics of the purloined works.
According to the report, earlier, the judge refused to block sales of the infringing products in the US after she said Apple failed to show consumer demand for the Samsung devices was driven by the purloined technology, including the 'pinch-to-zoom' function.
as The Purloined Paperweight) did not appear until 1967 and is one of his 'stand alone' novels.
5 million pieces of purloined personal information were traded in online forums.
Money they purloined from the same masses shovelling the sh**.
With a name purloined from their favourite film, director Noah Baumbach's The Squid and The Whale, the band at one stage were in danger of falling into that American trap of being better known for their quirky name than their music.