pickpocket

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English[edit]

pickpocket child

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Etymology[edit]

From pick +‎ pocket.

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Noun[edit]

pickpocket ‎(plural pickpockets)

  1. One who steals from the pocket of a passerby, usually by sleight of hand.

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Verb[edit]

pickpocket ‎(third-person singular simple present pickpockets, present participle pickpocketing, simple past and past participle pickpocketed)

  1. To pick pockets; to steal.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English pickpocket.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pickpocket m ‎(plural pickpockets)

  1. pickpocket

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