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inside job

n. Slang
A crime perpetrated by, or with the help of, a person working for or trusted by the victim.

inside job

n
informal a crime committed with the assistance of someone associated with the victim, such as a person employed on the premises burgled

in′side job′


n.
a crime committed by or in collusion with a person or persons closely associated with the victim.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inside job - some transgression committed with the assistance of someone trusted by the victim; "the police decided that the crime was an inside job"
evildoing, transgression - the act of transgressing; the violation of a law or a duty or moral principle; "the boy was punished for the transgressions of his father"
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Gazmen said the holdup could be an inside job since "the management of the hotel failed to deposit their hotel income to the bank.
We suspect it was an inside job as the hotel is well-guarded and it is not easy for one to just get in and pick up items.
Police suspected a possible inside job when the new security guard Ronan Romano of Tarsier Security Agency took over and informed the police about an upcoming robbery, Humilde said.
While unreservedly and urgently recommended for both community and academic library Health/Medicine collections in general, and Cancer Treatment supplemental studies reading lists in particular, it should be noted for individuals that Susan Apollon has also created an accompanying and invaluable workbook: "An Inside Job Companion: Making Healing Personal" (9780975403617, $21.
In yet another tweet message, Khawaja Asif said that the possibility of Uri attack being an inside job could not be ruled out.
Scavenger worms could have tunneled through the gut after the dino's death, but his team found only one type of worm burrow "which suggests that either only one kind of scavenger had access to the carcass," or "that these burrows were an inside job," Tweet says.
On Wednesday, a team of Syrian army's special forces raided a meeting of the ISIL commanders in an inside job and killed tens of the militants' leaders.
As regards the attack on the premises, a modicum of physical force and masks, sounds like an inside job to me
Mark Sephton will will host a book signing of Inside Job on Thursday November 20 at Costa Coffee, inside Next at Arena Park, from 10am to 11.
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Washington, December 29 ( ANI ): The robbery at Miley Cyrus' house seems to be an inside job.
BAGHDAD, Dhu-AlQa'dah 13, 1433, Sep 29, 2012, SPA - Iraq's Interior Ministry says a prison break in Tikrit town in which dozens of al-Qaida-linked militants escaped was an inside job and that 20 people were killed, including 16 security force members and four inmates, AP reported.