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tr. & intr.v. pec·u·lat·ed, pec·u·lat·ing, pec·u·lates
To embezzle (funds) or engage in embezzlement.
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|Noun||1.||peculator - someone who violates a trust by taking (money) for his own use|
beguiler, cheater, deceiver, trickster, slicker, cheat - someone who leads you to believe something that is not true
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