"You were supposed to steal it, or they'd hurt your cousins," he stated.
He hadn't been able to steal enough coppers to replace even her boots and almost sighed.
When I was ten, I learned to use my unique set of skills to steal money for us.
One of those with access was declared unfit; did he have enough scruples left to steal and hide three more keypads?
The Solenopsis can make its way into the territory of the Formica to steal the larvae which serve it as food, but the Formica is too large to pursue the thief when it returns to its own galleries.
At last Voltaire tried to steal away.
It's a shame for a soldier to steal; a soldier must be honest, honorable, and brave, but if he robs his fellows there is no honor in him, he's a scoundrel.
Hetherington, and which he justified on the singular ground that "the vast bulk of the population believe that morality depends entirely on revelation; and if a doubt could be raised among them that the ten commandments were given by God from Mount Sinai, men would think they were at liberty to steal, and women would consider themselves absolved from the restraints of chastity."
On the 13th he arrived, and the same evening contrived to steal an interview with the queen unobserved.
The Perfect's vocation is then defined: he must not commit adultery nor homicide, nor lie, nor swear any oath, nor pick and steal, nor do unto another that which he would not have done unto himself.
You are not yet acquainted with the Greeks and Albanians: when I hang up one of these wretches on the plane-tree, brother robs brother under the very branches: if I burn one of them alive, the son is ready to steal his father's ashes to sell them for money.
Yet he has a style of language and a cadence of his own, which steal into the heart with strangely soothing power.
They were supposed to be one-eyed (hence their Scythian name), and to steal gold from the griffins that guarded it.
The only way to get fire in such a case is to steal it.
Had the women he killed tried to steal something from him?
She had two days to steal a necklace from an inhuman creature capable of tracking her down after she did.
He was as her dream predicted, the man meant to steal her heart and take her life.
Xander was forced to learn to use his special skills to steal from the market's patrons rather than beg with the rest of the kids.
Assuming he was making sure she didn't steal his car, she made a face at him.
In disposition they are amiable and courteous, but arrogant, lively, inquisitive and inclined to steal - their attacks in earlier days on Europeans, when not caused by misunderstandings, being due probably to their coveting property which to them was of immense value.
For this purpose the tiger will leave its retreat in the dense jungle, proceed to the neighbourhood of a village or gowrie, where cattle feed, and during the night steal on and strike down a bullock, drag it into a secluded place, and then remain near the "murrie" or "kill," for several days, until it has eaten it, when it will proceed in search of a further supply, and, having found good hunting ground in the vicinity of a village or gowrie, continue its ravages, destroying one or two cows or buffaloes a week.
We discovered there is a creature here that can steal the Guardians' power and use it to rupture the breach.
"If not, we can steal a spaceship and go home," Kiera added under her breath.
He didn't steal the money—he found it—and aside from some name changing, it would be hell to prove he defrauded anyone.
Others again play the part of thieves in the ant society; C. Janet observed a small bristle-tail (Lepismima) to lurk beneath the heads of two Lasius workers, while one passed food to the other, in order to steal the drop of nourishment and to make off with it.
It is not therefore larceny to steal a corpse, but any removal of the coffin or grave-cloths is otherwise, such remaining the property of the persons who buried the body.
I invite them in for tea then steal their souls while they talk about the weather.