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  • n. Plural form of larcenist.


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  • Imagine what might be achieved if this movement can get really serious and starts taking its protest more directly to the avaricious bankers, corporate larcenists and crony capitalists who are the central source of their discontent with how we live now.

    The protesters seem more adult than politicians and plutocrats | Andrew Rawnsley

  • Only larcenists have such an amoral indifference to the idea that they might be selling phony goods.

    Richard (RJ) Eskow: A Letter -- and a Challenge -- to an Anonymous Wall Street Whiner

  • At the end of the day, the science is sound and little has changed, which was undoubtedly the intention of the FoI spammers and email larcenists.

    Running out of news?

  • The climax involved a burglar trying to break into the kid's house and his parents coming home in just the nick of time (because everyone knows larcenists are terrified of adults).

    Jessica Olien: Back to School Stealing

  • I guess it is too much to expect such grand larcenists to be honest as they pick our pockets.

    Who Started This Fiscal Game of Chicken?

  • And here they sat, in a pathetic mimicry of a pub, enduring the presence of rabble and quarrelers, larcenists and pirates, those who inevitably were pushed out onto any frontier by the expansion of decency as they ran before it in a shabby attempt to profit before it arrived.

    The Search

  • Not that the prospect of owning a dozen wrinkled, bat-eared larcenists filled her with any particular glee.

    Time's Enemy

  • [FN#459] In text "Naakhaz bi-lissati-him;" "Luss" is after a fashion {Greek}; but the Greek word included piracy which was honourable, whenas the Arab. term is mostly applied to larcenists and similar blackguards.

    Arabian nights. English

  • Boxing's larcenists must not be allowed to judge at London Olympics | Paul Hayward There are no comments yet for this article.

    The Guardian World News

  • Boxing's larcenists must not be allowed to judge at London Olympics Saturday 24 September 2011 22.59 BST

    The Guardian World News


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