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1. embezzle

verb. ['ɪmˈbɛzəl'] appropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use.

Synonyms

  • misappropriate
  • peculate
  • defalcate
  • steal
  • fiddle

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • break

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Words that Rhyme with Embezzle

  • ezzell

Example sentences of the word embezzle


1. Verb, base form
Unscrupulous accountants are those who use their position to embezzle or steal funds from clients.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
However, the article says men who embezzle steal the largest amounts.

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