Definition of thievish in English:

thievish

adjective

  • Relating to or given to stealing.

    ‘Are you talking about the thievish doings of organized crime, all those gangs we keep hearing about?’
    ‘Nor did we turn out noticeably more thievish, drug-addled, or unmotivated than nice suburban kids.’
    thieving, thievish, stealing, pilfering, shoplifting, pocket-picking

Pronunciation

thievish

/ˈθiːvɪʃ/