stealing

[ stee-ling ]
/ ˈsti lɪŋ /

noun

the act of a person who steals.
Usually stealings. something that is stolen.

adjective

given to or characterized by theft.

Origin of stealing

1300–50; Middle English steling (gerund). See steal, -ing1, -ing2

OTHER WORDS FROM stealing

steal·ing·ly, adverb
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