Translation of "steal" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (TAKE) uk us /stiːl/ (stole, stolen)

to take something without the permission or knowledge of the owner and keep it

She admitted stealing the money from her employers. 她承认偷了雇主的钱。
The number of cars which are stolen every year has risen. 每年失窃车辆的数量在上升。
They were so poor they had to steal in order to eat. 他们非常穷,为了填饱肚子只得去偷。

(Translation of “steal verb (TAKE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)