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Spanish translation of “steal”

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steal

verb /stiːl/ ( past tense stole /stoul/, past participle stolen /ˈstoulən/)
to take (another person’s property), especially secretly, without permission or legal right
robar
Thieves broke into the house and stole money and jewellery He was expelled from the school because he had been stealing (money).
to obtain or take (eg a look, a nap etc) quickly or secretly
lanzar una mirada
He stole a glance at her.
to move quietly
retirarse ( habitación, lugar…)
He stole quietly into the room.
Translations of “steal”
in Korean 훔치다…
in Arabic يَسْرِق…
in French voler, dérober, aller furtivement…
in Italian rubare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拿, 偷,竊…
in Russian красть…
in Turkish çalmak, aşırmak, yürütmek…
in Polish kraść, ukraść…
in Portuguese roubar, furtar…
in German stehlen, verstohlen, sich stehlen…
in Catalan robar…
in Japanese ~を盗む…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拿, 偷,窃…
(Definition of steal from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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