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The act of shoplifting. You're going to get caught if you keep using your five-finger discount at all of these places!
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Sl. shoplifting. Sam used his five-finger discount to get the kind of ring Jane wanted. I got this necklace by five-finger discount.
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five-finger discountan act of shoplifting. North American informal
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n. the acquisition of something by shoplifting. Mooshoo used his five-finger discount to get the kind of ring Britney wanted.
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