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Origin of petty larceny
Words nearby petty larceny
Example sentences from the Web for petty larceny
It's too cramped, too girded about with petty-larceny conventions.North of Fifty-Three|Bertrand W. Sinclair
It simply means a thief on a grand scale, something more than "a snapper-up of unconsidered trifles," or petty-larceny rascal.Rookwood|William Harrison Ainsworth
He had all the contempt for a petty-larceny thief that the skilled safe-breaker has for the common purse-snatcher.'Me-Smith'|Caroline Lockhart