Translation of thieve in Spanish:


robar, v.

Pronunciation /θiv/ /θiːv/

See Spanish definition of robar

intransitive verb

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    • When I ran out of money I ended up borrowing and then thieving.
    • A shoplifter went prepared for thieving with a specially adapted carrier bag designed to stop alarms going off.
    • We want crime rates to drop and steps to be taken to convince young criminals that there is an alternative to thieving and breaking the law.
    • Many take sport in killing for the sake of killing, thieving for the sake of theft, even if they do not need or use the spoils.
    • And the government bureaucracy is riddled with corruption, thieving, lying and wastefulness.
    • That's tantamount to thieving from your employers, that is!
    • I'd suggest this was when he started thieving from temples.
    • That's when I got into crime - thieving from cars and doing burglaries.
    • We aren't like the local autocrats, hypocritical and thieving to their rotten cores.
    • This series follows a group of gang members as they fight their mortal enemies and seek out a living on the streets by selling drugs and thieving.
    • I started going out thieving and burgling - anything I could to feed my habit.
    • Talking to many fishery owners over the years, it seems the biggest problem they face is fish thieving.
    • With her drinking and thieving, his mother proved a lifelong source of embarrassment.
    • If someone prospers by thieving or cheating, his prosperity is likely to turn to ashes.
    • ‘I've been here about five or six months, and I haven't thieved since I've been in York,’ he says.
    • I spied, thieved and assassinated for the good of the kingdom.
    • Another day, another email scam with fraudsters trying to extract sensitive information so they can thieve from people's bank accounts.
    • Left on the streets all day and scorned would you not become depressed, paranoid, turn to drink or drugs or thieve for a living?
    • And Sammy, a shopkeeper, decides to combat thieving tearaways with retaliatory violence.
    • We must be on our guard against their slick, thieving ways