What is another word for larceny?

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[ lˈɑːsəni], [ lˈɑːsəni], [ l_ˈɑː_s_ə_n_i]

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Larceny is the illegal act of stealing something that does not belong to the individual taking it. This can be anything from a simple case of pocket picking to more serious crimes such as theft or grand larceny. Larceny is typically classified as a misdemeanor, although it can be punished more harshly depending on the circumstances.

Larceny can occur in a variety of settings, from a store or restaurant to a residence. The most common reason for larceny is the desire to steal something that the individual does not have the legal right to possess.

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