Dative agent of stealing.

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Dative Agent
Primary Base furtod*

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Thief synonyms

PIRATE, corsair, viking, sea king, buccaneer, privateer; Paul Jones.\n BRIGAND, bandit, freebooter, thug, dacoit [India]; rover, ranger, pickeerer [obs.], picaroon, filibuster, rapparee [Ir.]; cattle thief, abactor; bushranger, mosstrooper [hist.], Bedouin; wrecker; highwayman, footpad, sturdy beggar, knight of the road.\n PICKPOCKET, dip [slang], cutpurse, pickpurse [rare], light-fingered gentry; sharper; card sharper, card cheat, Greek; thimblerigger; bunkoman or buncoman, rook [slang], welsher [slang], blackleg [colloq.], leg [slang, Eng.], diddler [colloq. or slang], defaulter; shoplifter.\n SWINDLER, duffer [Eng.], peculator; forger, coiner, smasher [cant, Eng.], counterfeiter; fence, receiver of stolen goods.\n BURGLAR, housebreaker.