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Definitions of peculator
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n someone who violates a trust by taking (money) for his own use

Synonyms:
defalcator, embezzler
Type of:
beguiler, cheat, cheater, deceiver, slicker, trickster
someone who leads you to believe something that is not true
stealer, thief
a criminal who takes property belonging to someone else with the intention of keeping it or selling it

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