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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who steals things of small value or in small amounts.

Usage examples (35)
  • The mouse, a little pilferer, ate crumbs from the floor and cheese from the table.
  • Without doubt the pilferer had thwarted her again.
  • Of course, being a sod pilferer does not an artist make.
  • The value of these might not be apparent to the casual pilferer. for more
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