Larceny - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈlɑːrsəni|  American pronunciation of the word larceny
Brit.  |ˈlɑːs(ə)ni|  British pronunciation of the word larceny

noun

- the act of taking something from someone unlawfully (syn: stealing, theft, thievery, thieving)

Examples

He was arrested and charged with larceny.

He has been accused of several larcenies.

They have been in almost every variety of crime, from petty larceny down to downright murder.

he was arrested on a charge of larceny

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