purloin

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purloin englannista suomeksi

  1. varastaa

  1. Verbi

  2. varastaa, kähveltää, anastaa

purloin englanniksi

  1. To take the property of another, often in breach of trust; to appropriate wrongfully; to steal.

  2. (RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)

  3. (quote-book)

  4. (quote-book)|original=Königliche Hoheit|chapter=4|chapterurl=(fullurl:s:en:Royal Highness/Chapter )|by=(w)|author=A. Cecil Curtis, transl.|passage=The refreshment room was full of chatter and babble, which attracted everybody's envious glances. Some one had left his set in the middle of the dance, purloined a sandwich from the buffet, and was now chewing away proudly as he swerved and stamped, to the amusement of the rest.

  5. To commit theft; to thieve.

  6. (quote-book)|title=Of Domestical Duties|isbn=1430309598|year_published=2006|page=454|passage=The Apostle expressly forbiddeth servants to purloin (Titus 2:10).