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purloins

verb
present tense third-person singular of purloin

Synonyms & Antonyms of purloins

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

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“Purloins.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/purloins. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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