One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘Ginny took a fancy to my gardening shorts and snaffled them’
steal, thieve, rob, take, purloin, help oneself to, abscond with, run off with, carry off
pilfer, embezzle, misappropriate
walk away with, walk off with, run away with, run off with, swipe, nab, rip off, lift, liberate, filch, snitch
British nick, pinch, half-inch, whip, knock off, nobble, bone, scrump, blag
North American heist, glom
West Indian tief
archaic crib, hook
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