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The meaning of Embezzle

ɪmˈbez.əl

Embezzle – definition

verb

Steal or misappropriate (money placed in one's trust or belonging to the organization for which one works).

Usage examples:

She had embezzled £5,600,000 in company funds
verb

To secretly and illegally take money that is in your care or that belongs to an organization or business you work for

Usage examples:

They were arrested for the embezzlement of company funds.
verb

To steal money that is in your care or that belongs to an organization or business you work for

Usage examples:

While employed as business banking manager of the bank, he embezzled £300,000., embezzle sth from s…

Embezzle translation into English

Embezzle: translate from English into Chinese

Translate embezzle into Chinese (Simplified)}
挪用, 侵吞, 盗用, 盗取, 吞没

Embezzle: translate from English into Dutch

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Verduisteren

Embezzle: translate from English into French

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Détourner

Embezzle: translate from English into German

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Unterschlagen, Veruntreuen, Sich vergreifen an

Embezzle: translate from English into Hindi

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पचाना, ग़बन करना, गबन करना, हड़प लेना

Embezzle: translate from English into Italian

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Appropriazione indebita, Appropriarsi indebitamente, Impossessarsi

Embezzle: translate from English into Korean

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쓰다, 사용하다

Embezzle: translate from English into Russian

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Присваивать, Растрачивать

Embezzle: translate from English into Spanish

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Malversar, Desfalcar, Extraviar

Word origin

late Middle English (in the sense ‘steal’): from Anglo-Norman French embesiler, from besiler in the same sense (compare with Old French besillier ‘maltreat, ravage’), of unknown ultimate orig

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