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pilfer from someone or something
to steal from someone or a group. The petty thief had pilfered from several merchants in town. Someone has pilfered from the petty-cash drawer.
pilfer something from someone or something
to steal something from someone or something. Did you pilfer this money from your parents? Who pilfered some money from the cash box?
mod. alcohol intoxicated. I’ve had too much. I’m beginning to feel pilfered.