Words nearby defalcation
Origin of defalcation
OTHER WORDS FROM defalcationnon·de·fal·ca·tion, noun
Example sentences from the Web for defalcation
The steward set it on fire to conceal the defalcation in the crop.Black Diamonds|Mr Jkai
Tell him also that I do not find the defalcation amongst our friends to be as was represented in Dublin.
Defalcation—The appropriating to one's own use, of money intrusted to him by another; embezzlement.
Because of the defalcation of her lawyer, she is in financial straits.Dramatic Technique|George Pierce Baker
No,” admitted Mr Carlyle; “our business lies mostly on the conventional lines among divorce and defalcation.Max Carrados|Ernest Bramah