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stoleverb

uk   /stəʊl/  us   /stoʊl/

stolenoun [C]

uk   /stəʊl/  us   /stoʊl/
formal a ​long, ​narrowpiece of ​cloth or ​fur that is ​worn around the ​shoulders by women, usually on ​specialoccasions: a mink stole specialized religion a ​long, ​narrowpiece of ​cloth, ​especially silk, ​worn over the ​shoulders by some ​priests in the ​Christian Church during ​religiousceremonies
(Definition of stole from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stole" in American English

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stole

 us   /stoʊl/
past simple ofsteal
(Definition of stole from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stole”
in Arabic steal الفِعل الماضي مِن…
in Korean “steal”의 과거형…
in Portuguese passado de “steal”…
in Catalan passat de “steal”…
in Japanese “steal” の過去形…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偷,窃…
in Turkish çalmak' fiilinin 2. hâli…
in Russian прош. вр. гл. steal…
in Chinese (Traditional) 偷,竊…
in Italian passato semplice di “steal”…
in Polish -…
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