Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun thieving

1 sense of thieving

Sense 1
larceny, theft, thievery, thieving, stealing -- (the act of taking something from someone unlawfully; "the thieving is awful at Kennedy International")
       => felony -- (a serious crime (such as murder or arson))

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb thieve

1 sense of thieve

Sense 1
hook, snitch, thieve, cop, knock off, glom -- (take by theft; "Someone snitched my wallet!")
       => steal -- (take without the owner's consent; "Someone stole my wallet on the train"; "This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation")

Antonyms of adj thieving

1 sense of thieving

Sense 1
thieving (prenominal), thievish -- (given to thievery)

INDIRECT (VIA dishonest) -> honest, honorable -- (not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent; "honest lawyers"; "honest reporting")

Similarity of adj thieving

1 sense of thieving

Sense 1
thieving (prenominal), thievish -- (given to thievery)
       => dishonest (vs. honest), dishonorable -- (deceptive or fraudulent; disposed to cheat or defraud or deceive)

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