noun, plural thiev·er·ies.
- thiethylperazine maleate,
- thieu, nguyen van,
Origin of thievery
Examples from the Web for thievery
He was also swept about in the music of D.C., a scene which gave rise to such acts as Fugazi and Thievery Corporation.DJ Spooky Wants You To Question Everything You Know About Music, Technology, and Philosophy|Oliver Jones|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The majority want the thievery on Wall Street to be stopped.
He held them aloft in triumph, treading water while he held the other's head under the sea as a punishment for his thievery.The Boy Aviators in Africa|Wilbur Lawton
Penny and Louise felt quite certain that Rhoda realized what her brother had done and was deeply humiliated by his thievery.The Wishing Well|Mildred A. Wirt
Neddy had so far led an honest life, and did not fall into habits of thievery without some feelings of compunction.The Book of the Bush|George Dunderdale
Yes, sir, a plain snob; and if snobbery is not worse than thievery, I know nothing of life.Over the Plum Pudding|John Kendrick Bangs
More than once the Crimean thievery reduced us to woeful straits.Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands|Mary Seacole