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Adjective: embezzled  em'be-zuld
  1. Taken for your own use in violation of a trust
    "the banker absconded with embezzled funds";
    - misappropriated
Verb: embezzle  em'be-zul
  1. Appropriate (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";
    - defalcate, peculate, misappropriate, malversate

See also: illegal

Type of: rip, rip off, steal

Encyclopedia: Embezzled