[ pil-fer-ij ]
/ ˈpɪl fər ɪdʒ /
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Words nearby pilferage
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Example sentences from the Web for pilferage
The damage and losses by pilferage of certain descriptions of goods are enormous.
The imperfect protection of a tarpaulin was, and is, a great temptation to pilferage.
British Dictionary definitions for pilferage
/ (ˈpɪlfərɪdʒ) /
the act or practice of stealing small quantities or articles
the amount so stolen
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