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theft

noun [C or U] uk   /θeft/ us  
B2 (the act of) dishonestly taking something that belongs to someone else and keeping it: Unfortunately, we have had several thefts in the building recently. Shoplifting is theft.
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in Korean 절도…
in Arabic سَرِقة…
in French vol…
in Turkish hırsızlık…
in Italian furto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 倫敦《金融時報》…
in Russian кража…
in Polish kradzież…
in Spanish robo, hurto…
in Portuguese furto…
in German der Diebstahl…
in Catalan robatori…
in Japanese 盗み, 窃盗…
in Chinese (Simplified) 伦敦《金融时报》…
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