purloin - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] often humorous 

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/pɜː(r)ˈlɔɪn/
present tense
I/you/we/theypurloin
he/she/itpurloins
present participlepurloining
past tensepurloined
past participlepurloined
  1. to steal something secretly, especially to use it yourself for a short time

    Someone had purloined the scissors.