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stole

noun

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stole

verb
past tense of steal

Synonyms & Antonyms of stole (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to take (something) without right and with an intent to keep
  • the guy who tried to steal my car was sentenced to a year in jail

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2 to move about in a sly or secret manner
  • the teenagers were able to steal past a security guard and enter the fairgrounds without paying admission

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The first known use of stole was before the 12th century

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“Stole.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stole. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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