Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “stole”

See all translations

stole

verb uk   /stəʊl/ us    /stoʊl/
past simple of steal

stole

noun [C] uk   /stəʊl/ us    /stoʊl/
formal a long, narrow piece of cloth or fur that is worn around the shoulders by women, usually on special occasions: a mink stole specialized religion a long, narrow piece of cloth, especially silk, worn over the shoulders by some priests in the Christian Church during religious ceremonies
Translations of “stole”
in Korean “steal”의 과거형…
in Arabic steal الفِعل الماضي مِن…
in Portuguese passado de “steal”…
in Catalan passat de “steal”…
in Japanese “steal” の過去形…
in Italian passato semplice di “steal”…
in Chinese (Traditional) 偷,竊…
in Russian прош. вр. гл. steal…
in Turkish çalmak' fiilinin 2. hâli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偷,窃…
in Polish -…
(Definition of stole from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of stole?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “stole”

Definitions of “stole” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

luck out

to be very lucky

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More