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bilk
cheating through money
abscond
hiding from the law
misfeasance
improper,unlawful in an act
retribuation
deserved award or punishment
depredation
act of destroying
culpable
deserving blame
extortionist
person who obtains money by threat or force
indict
to accuse of a defence charge
mayhem
a state of violent or cunfusion; havect
perpetrate
culpable of or to commit
defalcation
the act or instincts to imbezzle
mescreant
evil, villianous
peculation
to steal from an heir?
penology
study of rehabilitation of criminals
larcenous
help stealing
malefaction
doing of evil; evil deeds
garrote
method of excution by strangulation of an iron collar
subversive
overthrow
pilfer
steal often in small amounts
kleptomania
desire to steal for no reason
incarcerate
confine; put in jail
reprieve
law
to delay punishment; to free
sequester
to set apart; segregate
to withdraw; seclude
misdemeanor
lesser degree than a felony
felony
serious crime that -to a severe sentence