tōu

  1. tōu verb to steal
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Law 法律
    Notes: (Unihan '偷')
  2. tōu noun a burglar / a thief
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Law 法律
    Notes: (Unihan '偷')

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  • 偷偷 stealthily / secretly / covertly
  • 偷窃(偷竊) to steal
  • 偷税(偷稅) to evade tax
  • 偷盗(偷盜) to steal
  • 小偷 a thief
  • 偷工减料(偷工減料) to skimp on the job and stint on materials
  • 偷生 to live without purpose
  • 偷安 to shirk responsibility / thoughtless pleasure-seeking
  • 偷取 to steal / to abstract / to appropriate
  • 偷懒(偷懶) to goof off / to be lazy
  • 偷闲(偷閒) to snatch a moment of leisure / to take a break from work ; to snatch a moment of leisure / to take a break from work
  • 偷吃 to eat on the sly / to pilfer food / to be unfaithful
  • 偷渡 illegal immigration / to stowaway (on a ship) / to steal across the international border / to run a blockade
  • 偷去 to steal / to make off with / stolen
  • 偷看 to peep / to peek / to steal a glance
  • 偷窥(偷窺) to peep / to peek / to act as voyeur
  • 偷听(偷聽) to eavesdrop / to monitor (secretly)
  • 偷袭(偷襲) to mount a sneak attack / to raid
  • 偷笑 to laugh up one's sleeve
  • 偷空 to take some time out / to make use of a spare moment
  • 偷拍 to take a picture of a person without permission or without their knowledge
  • 忍辱偷生 to bear humiliation to save one's skin
  • 偷闲(偷閒) to snatch a moment of leisure / to take a break from work ; to snatch a moment of leisure / to take a break from work
  • 偷眼 to take a furtive look at
  • 偷漏 to evade (taxes)
  • 偷换(偷換) to substitute on the sly
  • 苟且偷安 seeking only ease and comfort / making no attempt to improve oneself
  • 偷东摸西(偷東摸西) to steal and touch everything from east to west

Also contained in

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