Verbal Ability - One Word Substitutes - Discussion

Discussion :: One Word Substitutes - Section 1 (Q.No.53)

In questions given below out of four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given word/sentence.

53. 

To take secretly in small quantities

[A]. Robbery
[B]. Pilferage
[C]. Theft
[D]. Defalcation

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Prasanth said: (Jan 29, 2013)  
What is the meaning of pilferage?

Shruti said: (Feb 2, 2013)  
Pilferage is the theft of part of the contents of a package. It may also include theft of the contents but leaving the package, perhaps resealed with bogus contents. Small packages can be pilfered from a larger package such as a shipping container. Broader and related aspects of theft may include taking the entire package, pallet load, truck load, shoplifting, etc.

Vivek said: (Feb 10, 2014)  
The act or practice of stealing small quantities or articles.

Meghana said: (Oct 7, 2014)  
What is Defalcation?

Gaurav said: (Jun 28, 2015)  
Embezzle assets: To misuse something, especially money or property, that belongs to somebody else and is held in trust.

Abc said: (Mar 23, 2016)  
What is difference between robbery and theft?

Yazhini said: (Oct 3, 2016)  
THEFT: Stealing others things without the person's knowledge.

ROBBERY: Stealing by intimidating people using weapons.

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