verb (used with object), em·bez·zled, em·bez·zling.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of embezzle
OTHER WORDS FROM embezzleem·bez·zle·ment, nounem·bez·zler, nounnon·em·bez·zle·ment, nounun·em·bez·zled, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for embezzle
She plays the kidnapped wife of an embezzler opposite Tim Robbins, John Hawkes, and Isla Fisher.Jennifer Aniston’s New Movie Sucks. What’s She Doing Wrong?|Kevin Fallon|August 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Those are the only two places where an embezzler is comparatively safe these days.On Secret Service|William Nelson Taft
Now, more than ever before, he was interested in what the embezzler would say under their examination and cross-questioning.The Winning Clue|James Hay, Jr.
The rumors, always contradicted, that the embezzler had been caught!The Rise of Roscoe Paine|Joseph C. Lincoln