Pilfer - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 12/01/2022

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Pilfer.

5 letter answer(s) to pilfer

  1. make off with belongings of others
  1. a painful or straitened circumstance; "the pinch of the recession"
  2. a slight but appreciable amount; "this dish could use a touch of garlic"
  3. a small sharp bite or snip
  4. a squeeze with the fingers
  5. a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action; "he never knew what to do in an emergency"
  6. an injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed
  7. cut the top off;
  8. irritate as if by a nip, pinch, or tear; "smooth surfaces can vellicate the teeth"; "the pain is as if sharp points pinch your back"
  9. make off with belongings of others
  10. make ridges into by pinching together
  11. squeeze tightly between the fingers; "He pinched her behind"; "She squeezed the bottle"
  12. the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
  1. a stolen base; an instance in which a base runner advances safely during the delivery of a pitch (without the help of a hit or walk or passed ball or wild pitch)
  2. an advantageous purchase; "she got a bargain at the auction"; "the stock was a real buy at that price"
  3. move stealthily; "The ship slipped away in the darkness"
  4. steal a base
  5. take without the owner's consent; "Someone stole my wallet on the train"; "This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation"

4 letter answer(s) to pilfer

  1. (British slang) a prison; "he's in the nick"
  2. a small cut
  3. an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)
  4. cut a nick into
  5. cut slightly, with a razor; "The barber's knife nicked his cheek"
  6. divide or reset the tail muscles of; "nick horses"
  7. mate successfully; of livestock
  8. stolen

3 letter answer(s) to pilfer

  1. (offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent
  2. a small drink of liquor; "he poured a shot of whiskey"
  3. a small sharp bite or snip
  4. a tart spicy quality
  5. give a small sharp bite to; "The Queen's corgis always nip at her staff's ankles"
  6. sever or remove by pinching or snipping; "nip off the flowers"
  7. squeeze tightly between the fingers; "He pinched her behind"; "She squeezed the bottle"
  8. the property of being moderately cold; "the chilliness of early morning"
  9. the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
  10. To go somewhere quickly or briefly: "I'll nip down to the shop and get some bread".
  1. Plundered
  2. rip off; ask an unreasonable price
  3. take something away by force or without the consent of the owner; "The burglars robbed him of all his money"

6 letter answer(s) to pilfer

  1. take by theft; "Someone snitched my wallet!"

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Pinch small drink of spirits
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Pinch small quantity of spirits
Pinch, squeeze
Playful bite
Poach small duck
Pop peg back
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Puppy's bite
Quick drink
Quite a bargain
Recipe amount
Rip off
Rob Key’s stuffing in last pie
Rogue I've confined to the nick
Rustle, as cattle
Scott's "___ Roy"
Sharp flavor
Shaver's woe
Shaving cut
Shaving injury
Shaving mishap
Shaving wound
Shopper's delight
Short cut
Short snort
Short trousers could be a real bargain
Signal from the third bas
Sip from a flask
Siren ultimately seedy, removing top to show bust
Slammer - swipe
Small amount
Small bite
Small cut
Small cut or notch
Small drink (of spirits)
Small drink, peg, knocked back
Small notch
Small sample
Snatch of metal caught on the radio
Steal - Hogwarts School caretaker
Steal a little salt?
Steal from
Steal from Sherwood inhabitant who’s not at home
Steal short dress
Steal things
Steal; small quantity
Stick up
Super bargain
Surreptitiously move bag
Take a little salt with ...
Take a small cut
Take from
Take leaders from newsman in Classic knees-up
Take property from
Take something the wrong way?
Take something without the owner's consent
Take the wrong way?
Take things easy at first — in time place very busy
Take unlawfully
Tiny bit of salt
Tiny bite
Tot needs a leg up
Touch of frost
Touch of Jack Frost
Tuck's partner
Tweak soft part of foot
Wee dram
Wee drink
Winter air quality
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