Sticky-fingered - definition of sticky-fingered by The Free Dictionary
Also found in: Idioms
A tendency to steal.
stick′y-fin′gered (-fĭng′gərd) adj.
informal given to thieving
References in periodicals archive
BY RYAN SMITH THE hunt was on last night for the sticky-fingered
thieves who made off with gallons of glue from a play park.
Detectives from British Transport Police were today appealing for help tracing the sticky-fingered
commuter, who struck at WH Smith at lunchtime on April 15.
toddlers cooked up a storm to celebrate National Cupcake week.