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purloining

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purloining

verb
present participle of purloin

Synonyms & Antonyms of purloining (Entry 2 of 2)

to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
  • the studio stepped up security, fearing that someone might attempt to purloin a copy of the script for the show's season finale

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“Purloining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/purloining. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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