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Verb
Present participle for to steal, especially in small quantities, or articles of small value
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“They turned out to be perfect for small, hard-to-store items, like floss, sunscreen, and the scads of miniature soaps and shampoos I like to pilfer from motels.”
Verb
Present participle for to cheat or swindle, especially by overcharging
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Present participle for search madly for
Noun
The action of taking property unlawfully from a person or place by force or threat of force
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“A trusted church warden has been jailed for a year after he was caught pilfering tens of thousands of pounds from a village charity fund.”
Adjective
Given to larceny, tending to thievery
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