Day-19 (Larceny)

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Word:
Larceny

Status:
Noun

Meaning:
The act of stealing something

Sentences:
1) He was arrested and charged with larceny.
2) He has been accused of several larcenies.

Origin:
From Anglo-French larecin which means 'theft' or from Latin latrocinium which means 'robbery'.

First use:
15th century

Synonyms:
theft, robbery, stealing, thievery

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