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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Having a disposition to steal.

Usage examples (17)
  • Adjective : a furtive, thievish look
  • In a little time after others came and played the same game, only adding to their abominable thievishness by driving off our mules and all our cattle.
  • Amongst other points, the alleged thievishness of the
  • It arose rather from the thievishness of the negroes. for more
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