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purloin

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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purloinpur‧loin /pɜːˈlɔɪn, ˈpɜːlɔɪn $ -ɜːr-/ verb [transitive]  formalSCC to obtain something without permission – often used humorously He must have purloined a key from somewhere.
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purloinThieves purloined about $4 million in jewels from the mansion.
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Verb table
purloin
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypurloin
he, she, itpurloins
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypurloined
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave purloined
he, she, ithas purloined
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad purloined
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill purloin
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have purloined
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam purloining
he, she, itis purloining
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you, we, theyare purloining
Past
I, he, she, itwas purloining
you, we, theywere purloining
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been purloining
he, she, ithas been purloining
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been purloining
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be purloining
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been purloining
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