One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
theft, stealing, robbery, pilfering, thieving, thievery, purloining
burglary, housebreaking, breaking and entering
appropriation, expropriation, misappropriation
informal lifting, filching, swiping
British informal nicking, pinching, half-inching, blagging
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