larcenous


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lar·ce·nous

 (lär′sə-nəs)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or involving larceny: a larcenous scheme; with larcenous intent.
2. Guilty of or given to larceny.

lar′ce·nous·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.larcenous - having a disposition to steal
dishonesty - the quality of being dishonest

larcenous

adjective
Tending to larceny:
Translations

larcenous

adjdiebisch; larcenous activitiesDiebstähle pl
References in classic literature ?
Sickness speaketh in such craving, and invisible degeneration; of a sickly body, speaketh the larcenous craving of this selfishness.
Joe's housekeeping to be of the strictest kind, and that my larcenous researches might find nothing available in the safe.
Consider this: we have a retail sector populated by the lazy and sometimes by the larcenous.
The best portrayals in the film are turned in by Buencamino, and Bembol Roco as the lead investigator who's sadly coopted by the lesser and more larcenous lights around him,
At least the new villain, Balthazar Bratt (Trey Parker) brings a larcenous energy to the production played out against an '80s soundtrack that will keep parents from nodding off.
It was a signature game for a suddenly larcenous Bears defense that forced just 3 turnovers in the first five games but has 3 in each of the past two games, both victories.
When salvage company owner Adrian Toomes (Michael Keaton) takes flight as a larcenous winged menace called Vulture, Peter foolishly tries to take him on alone.
The pupils have a brush with death in Washington DC at the hands of salvage firm owner Adrian Toomes (Michael Keaton), who has been robbed of his livelihood by Stark's offshoot, the Department of Damage Control (DODC), and has taken flight as a larcenous winged menace called Vulture.
Neither are novels about grifters bound together by blood and larcenous vice.
Smith and his colleagues have a young, smart, funny, and diverse staff, and I readily admit that, in a larcenous editorial spirit, I am always looking to see who is coming along.
Their larcenous activities pique the interest of cantankerous Texas Ranger Marcus Hamilton (Jeff Bridges), who is poised to retire after years of dedicated service.
Demonstrating that the outlaws of frontier Australia were just as bad as the outlaws of the American Wild West, this book delves into the larcenous activities of the Clarke Gang, a gang of bushrangers in New South Wales, Australia, during the period 1865-67.