Examples of thieve in a Sentence
someone's been thieving my cookies!
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The raven thieving groceries from the back of your truck or the call of migrating swans high overhead all serve to bring our feathered neighbors to notice.
The first episode of this nature mini-series focuses on animals who will steal, cheat and fight for food, including kleptomaniac crabs, thieving macaques and cannibalistic lizards.
Syrians generally viewed thieving civil servants as an inevitable part of life.
Give the nesting plovers a wide berth and keep a close eye on thieving gulls hovering to snatch your roast beef from Kelly’s.
After all, Asher Potts was not just a name and Social Security number making credit card purchases or otherwise identity-thieving around.
All this carries a whiff of the Somozas, the brutal, thieving dictators whom the Sandinistas overthrew in 1979.
On the way, Castner and Co. are tormented by gumball-sized flesh-eating flies, deadly lightning storms, oceanic waves, ceaseless rain, prowling bears, thieving locals, Hyundai-sized rapids, and countless near-disasters.
Cain stole 26 bags a year ago, while Yelich thieved 16 of his own.
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