Synonyms and Antonyms of making off with
to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
- The robbers made off with the family's jewelry and electronics, among other things.
appropriating, boosting [slang], filching, heisting, hooking, lifting, misappropriating, nicking [British slang], nipping, pilfering, pinching, pocketing, purloining, ripping off, snitching, stealing, swiping, thieving
burglarizing, knocking over, robbing
looting, pillaging, plundering, sacking
carjacking, hijacking (also highjacking)
poaching, rustling, shoplifting
collaring, grabbing, grasping, nailing, seizing, snatching, taking
abducting, kidnapping (also kidnaping), shanghaiing, spiriting
to carry away (as a person) forcibly or unlawfully
- The kidnappers made off with their victim without being seen.
capturing, crimping, impressing, seizing, shanghaiing, waylaying
absconding (with), snatching, spiriting
hijacking (also highjacking)
catching, copping [slang], stealing, taking