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Definition of "grand theft" [grand theft]

  • Larceny of property having a value greater than some amount (the amount varies by locale) (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "grand theft" in a sentence
  • "Gonzales was wanted in Washoe County, Nevada, for aggravated assault, assault on a federal officer and grand theft auto."
  • "Case 4673B; the state versus Ronald Blackmon, grand theft in the first degree."
  • "Washoe County doesn't seem too interested in dragging Lawrence back for prosecution on the assault and grand theft auto."