steal ( stole pt) ( stolen pp )
[+object, property, money] voler
→ My first offence was stealing a pair of binoculars.
to steal sth from sb voler qch à qn
→ Children often steal.
(=move silently) se déplacer à pas de loup → Leroy stole up the hall to the parlor. Simon came stealing out of the shadows. Simon sortit de l'ombre à pas de loup.
steal away , steal off
vi filer, s'esquiver
→ They stole away and disappeared into the night.
→ They can steal away at night and join us