• Steal Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To gain by insinuating arts or covert means.
- (v. i.) To withdraw, or pass privily; to slip in, along, or away, unperceived; to go or come furtively.
- (n.) A handle; a stale, or stele.
- (v. t.) To take and carry away, feloniously; to take without right or leave, and with intent to keep wrongfully; as, to steal the personal goods of another.
- (v. t.) To accomplish in a concealed or unobserved manner; to try to carry out secretly; as, to steal a look.
- (v. t.) To withdraw or convey clandestinely (reflexive); hence, to creep furtively, or to insinuate.
- (v. t.) To get into ones power gradually and by imperceptible degrees; to take possession of by a gradual and imperceptible appropriation; -- with away.
- (v. i.) To practice, or be guilty of, theft; to commit larceny or theft.
• Stealer Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) One who steals; a thief.
- (n.) The endmost plank of a strake which stops short of the stem or stern.
• Stealth Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) The bringing to pass anything in a secret or concealed manner; a secret procedure; a clandestine practice or action; -- in either a good or a bad sense.
- (v. t.) The act of stealing; theft.
- (v. t.) The thing stolen; stolen property.