thievish

[ thee-vish ]
/ ˈθi vɪʃ /

adjective

given to thieving.
of, relating to, or characteristic of a thief; stealthy: a furtive, thievish look.

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Origin of thievish

1400–50; late Middle English thevisch;see thief, -ish1

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