Definitions

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  • adv. In a thievish manner; like a thief.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a thievish manner; like a thief; by theft.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a manner characteristic of a thief

Etymologies

thievish +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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