[ stoh-luhn ]
See synonyms for stolen on
  1. past participle of steal.

Other words from stolen

  • un·sto·len, adjective

Words Nearby stolen Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use stolen in a sentence

  • The restoration of stolen goods was probably dwarfed in his mind by the importance of capturing the stealers.

    Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • He even felt a certain enjoyment in the discomfiture of the self-constituted posse of searchers for stolen goods.

    Ramona | Helen Hunt Jackson
  • The safe in my study was forced open, and three thousand francs and some valuable jewelry were stolen.

  • The pig-headed prowler I saw, with my pompon missing from his shoe, and his bonne amie wearing the stolen ring.

  • Suppose your package is stolen by the cashier or paying teller, is the bank responsible?

British Dictionary definitions for stolen


/ (ˈstəʊlən) /

  1. the past participle of steal

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