thief

  • 1Thief — ist eine Computerspielreihe, die das Genre der Schleich Shooter, einer Untergruppe der Ego Shooter, begründet hat. Die Serie besteht insgesamt aus drei Teilen: Thief: The Dark Project (1998), Thief II: The Metal Age (2000) und Thief: Deadly… …

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  • 2Thief — II: The Metal Age Thief (русск. Вор)  серия компьютерных игр, преимущественно от первого лица (в Thief: Deadly Shadows появилась возможность переключаться между видом от первого лица и от третьего лица), в которой игрок выполняет роль вора… …

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  • 3Thief — (th[=e]f), n.; pl. {Thieves} (th[=e]vz). [OE. thef, theef, AS. [thorn]e[ o]f; akin to OFries. thiaf, OS. theof, thiof, D. dief, G. dieb, OHG. diob, Icel. [thorn]j[=o]fr, Sw. tjuf, Dan. tyv, Goth. [thorn]iufs, [thorn]iubs, and perhaps to Lith.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4thief — n pl thieves [Old English thēof]: one who commits theft Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. thief I …

    Law dictionary

  • 5Thief — Thief, Steal Me a Peach Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Thief, Steal Me a Peach es una de las primeras demos que grabó Sunny Day Real Estate. El material lo distribuyó la discográfica independiente One Day I Stop Breathing, en 1993. Como anécdota,… …

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  • 6thief — [θi:f] n plural thieves [θi:vz] [: Old English; Origin: theof] someone who steals things from another person or place →↑theft, burglar ↑burglar, robber ↑robber ▪ Thieves broke into the offices and stole $150,000 s worth of computer equipment. a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7thief — [ θif ] (plural thieves [ θivz ] ) noun count ** someone who steals something. An instance of stealing something is called a theft: The thief stole a valuable painting from the museum. an organized gang of thieves ─ compare BURGLAR thick as… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8thief — (n.) O.E. þeof, from P.Gmc. *theubaz (Cf. O.Fris. thiaf, O.S. thiof, M.Du. dief, O.H.G. diob, Ger. dieb, O.N. þiofr, Goth. þiufs), probably from PIE *teup (Cf. Lith. tupeti to crouch down ) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9thief — has the plural form thieves …

    Modern English usage

  • 10thief — [n] person who steals bandit, burglar, cat burglar, cheat, clip*, criminal, crook, defalcator, embezzler, heister*, highway robber, hijacker, holdup artist, housebreaker, kleptomaniac, larcener, larcenist, lifter*, moonlighter*, mugger, owl*,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 11thief — ► NOUN (pl. thieves) ▪ a person who steals another person s property. ORIGIN Old English …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12thief — [thēf] n. pl. thieves [thēvz] [ME < OE theof, thiof, akin to Ger dieb < IE base * teup , to cower, lurk] a person who steals, esp. secretly; one guilty of theft, or larceny …

    English World dictionary

  • 13Thief 4 — Эта статья описывает компьютерную игру, находящуюся в разработке. После выпуска игры сведения, приведённые здесь, могут оказаться неверными, и содержание статьи может значительно измениться …

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  • 14thief —    Normally an insulting accusation, the seriousness of which depends on what is alleged to have been stolen. ‘You thief’ said by one child to another because of a stolen chocolate biscuit, for instance, would be thought of as part of childhood’s …

    A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

  • 15Thief 3 — Dark Project: Deadly Shadows Dark Project Deadly Shadows Éditeur Eidos Interactive Développeur Ion Storm Concepteur Warren Spector Randy Smith Jordan Thomas Date de sortie AN 25 mai …

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  • 16thief — see set a thief to catch a thief hang a thief when he’s young, and he’ll no’ steal when he’s old there is honour among thieves the more laws, the more thieves and bandits little thieves are hanged, but great ones escape …

    Proverbs new dictionary

  • 17thief — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ would be ▪ The alarm is usually sufficient to deter a would be thief. ▪ common, petty ▪ professional ▪ master …

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  • 18Thief — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Thief >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 thief thief robber homo triumliterarum pilferer rifler filcher plagiarist GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 spoiler spoiler depredator pillager marauder …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19thief — 01. A [thief] broke into the museum, and stole a painting worth almost one million dollars. 02. Two young high school students have been arrested for car [theft] after being found in possession of a stolen mini van. 03. You have to be careful of… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 20thief — in·fang·thief; out·fang·thief; thief; thief·dom; ut·fang·thief; …

    English syllables