Embezzler - definition, transcription

Amer.  |emˈbezələr|
Brit.  |ɪmˈbezlə|

noun

- someone who violates a trust by taking (money) for his own use (syn: defalcator, peculator)

Examples

...the judge chose to show clemency to the truly repentant embezzler...

...caught red-handed, the would-be embezzler proceeded to give some extemporary and not very convincing explanations for her actions...

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