sticky-fingered


adjective
  1. informal given to thieving

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How to use sticky-fingered in a sentence

  • “All this is on Sammy,” Perry said, pointing at the huge barbecue smoker, the crowds of sticky-fingered gorgers.

    Makers | Cory Doctorow
  • Women with slim-shanked, whining, sticky-fingered children dragging after them.

    A Book of Burlesques | H. L. Mencken