Examples of shoplift in a Sentence
The manager saw the kids shoplift and called the police.
The kids shoplifted candy from the store.
Recent Examples of shoplift from the Web
The incident happened Tuesday evening after a group of people shoplifted from the store at 9720 Rea Road.
Arlena Keye and Shaday Williams, both 27, were stopped last weekend after allegedly shoplifting $915 worth of merchandise from a Marshall’s in East Hanover, New Jersey, criminal complaints allege, the newspaper reported.
Norwood police are asking for the public’s help in finding two individuals who allegedly shoplifted approximately $2,000 worth of teeth whitening strips and razors from a Norwood Stop & Shop supermarket earlier this month.
Wonshue and Abreu were responding to an unreleated crash on May 7 at the Colonial Plaza when an employee from Marshall’s alerted them about two women shoplifting.
On Twitter, Jensen shared an old newspaper article indicating that DeAngelo is a former police officer who was arrested in ’79 for shoplifting dog repellant and a hammer.
Newsome was caught shoplifting last September from a Victoria's Secret store at Oak Park Mall.
In November of 2017, three UCLA basketball players were arrested for allegedly shoplifting.
A few months later the department fired him after he was caught shoplifting a hammer and dog repellent.
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SHOPLIFT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shoplift for English Language Learners
: to steal things from a shop or store
SHOPLIFT Defined for Kids
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