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shoplift

shop·lift

shoplift

 
pronunciation:
shap lIft
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Builder
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to steal goods from a store while posing as a customer.
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  • shoplifter:
    a person who shoplifts.
  • shoplifting:
    the crime of stealing things from a store.