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One who steals without breaking into buildings or using violence.
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(Law) a person who steals paltry articles from premises, which he enters through open doors, windows, etc
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a burglar who sneaks into houses through open doors, windows, etc.
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|Noun||1.||sneak thief - a thief who steals without using violence|
stealer, thief - a criminal who takes property belonging to someone else with the intention of keeping it or selling it
wharf rat - someone who lives near wharves and lives by pilfering from ships or warehouses
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n → Langfinger m (inf), → Einschleichdieb(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
sneak thiefn → ladruncolo/a
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