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pilfered

verb
past tense of pilfer

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to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
  • what sort of person would pilfer lunches from the office refrigerator?

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“Pilfered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pilfered. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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