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Overview of noun stealing

The noun stealing has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) larceny, theft, thievery, thieving, stealing

(the act of taking something from someone unlawfully; "the thieving is awful at Kennedy International")

2. stealth, stealing

(avoiding detection by moving carefully)


Overview of verb steal

The verb steal has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (23) steal

(take without the owner's consent; "Someone stole my wallet on the train"; "This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation")

2. (4) steal, slip

(move stealthily; "The ship slipped away in the darkness")

3. (3) steal

(steal a base)

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