Definition of "embezzlement" [em•bez•zle•ment]

  • (noun) The fraudulent conversion of property from a property owner.

Use "embezzlement" in a sentence

  • "And I forgot to throw in embezzlement and racketeering in there."
  • "John Kenneth Galbraith wrote that embezzlement is “the most interesting of crimes” for an economist."
  • "We have survived and overcome job loss, embezzlement from a trusted business partner, and an aggressive form of breast cancer."

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