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EnglishEdit

 
pickpocket child

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EtymologyEdit

From pick +‎ pocket.

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pickpocket (plural pickpockets)

  1. One who steals from the pocket of a passerby, usually by sleight of hand.

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pickpocket (third-person singular simple present pickpockets, present participle pickpocketing, simple past and past participle pickpocketed)

  1. To pick pockets; to steal.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English pickpocket.

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pickpocket m (plural pickpockets)

  1. pickpocket

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