embezzle - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive/transitive] 

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/ɪmˈbez(ə)l/
present tense
I/you/we/theyembezzle
he/she/itembezzles
present participleembezzling
past tenseembezzled
past participleembezzled
  1. to steal money that people trust you to look after as part of your work

derived words

embezzlement

 

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noun [uncountable]

embezzler

noun [countable]
singularembezzler
pluralembezzlers
 Synonyms and related words