Definition of beg, borrow, or/and stealinformal
- We'll have to beg, borrow, or steal the extra chairs we need for the meeting.
: to ask for as a charity (see charity 1a)
: to ask earnestly for : entreat
: to require as necessary or appropriate
: to take the property of another wrongfully and especially as a habitual or regular practice
: to come or go secretly, unobtrusively, gradually, or unexpectedly
: to steal or attempt to steal a base
: the act or an instance of stealing
: a fraudulent or questionable political deal
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