Definitions:Act of stealing; private felonious taking of another person's goods; the thing stolen.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (noun) (n.) (noun)
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Usage examples:In Turkey, an officer may be convicted of theft but unless his sentence exceeds six months he suffers neither loss of his commission nor even loss of rank.
- A Prisoner in Turkey by
- The Sins of Séverac Bablon by
- Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by