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kleptomaniacklep‧to‧ma‧ni‧ac /ˌkleptəˈmeɪniæk/ (also klepto /ˈkleptəʊ $ -toʊ/ informal) noun [countable]  MPsomeone suffering from kleptomania
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kleptomaniacOkay, so I was looking for a politically active, fat, drunk kleptomaniac.She must be some kind of kleptomaniac -- she can't go into a bar without coming out with a stack of glasses.For about the hundredth time, I cursed whatever kleptomaniac curmudgeon had walked off the train with my bag.
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