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estapa [is.tá.pa.] : embezzle (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: estafa: swindle ]

Derivatives of estapa

v. (possession)1. defalcate, embezzle, malversate, misappropriate, peculateappropriate (as property entrusted to one's care) fraudulently to one's own use.; "The accountant embezzled thousands of dollars while working for the wealthy family"
~ fiddlecommit fraud and steal from one's employer.; "We found out that she had been fiddling for years"
~ stealtake without the owner's consent.; "Someone stole my wallet on the train"; "This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation"