Definition of pickpocket
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How to use pickpocket in a sentence
The menacing thugs, petty criminals, and pickpockets sized up the intruder in their midst.New York’s First Crime Boss: Captain Isaiah Rynders|Mark Lawrence Schrad|September 10, 2021|The Daily Beast
Be mindful when you’re gawking at your surroundings — pickpockets abound!Five sensational vacation destinations from the virtual worlds of video games|Shelly Tan, Elise Favis, Gene Park, Armand Emamdjomeh|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
Stolen features a pickpocket with a cleavage to kill for who gets caught and has to return a wallet.
The Thief tells the story of an anonymous pickpocket who steals as much for the thrill of the hunt as he does for the money.3 Secret Novels: Coral Glynn, The Thief, and Bloodland|Claiborne Smith, Hugh Ryan, Jane Ciabattari|March 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Why not have kept him here among the rest, and made a sneaking, snivelling pickpocket of him at once?Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
The pickpocket finds it easy to unsnap a handbag and remove some of the contents, especially in crowded places.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
He was out of it in an instant with the agility of a pickpocket, was across the room and at Hade's throat like a dog.Gallegher and Other Stories|Richard Harding Davis
"Crowd chasing a pickpocket, I imagine," said Trencher indifferently.
"Say, boss, they've caught the pickpocket—if that's what he was," he cried out excitedly.