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shopliftingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈʃɒpˌlɪf.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈʃɑːp-/
the illegal act of taking goods from a shop without paying for them: He was charged with shoplifting.
shoplift
verb [I] uk   us   /-lɪft/
He was caught shoplifting by a store detective.
shoplifter
noun [C] uk   /-lɪf.tər/  us   /-lɪf.tɚ/
Shoplifters will be prosecuted.
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