Definition of Peculator in English :

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Peculator meaning in English

Meaning of Peculator in English

Pronunciation of Peculator in English

Peculator pronunciation in English

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1. defalcator, embezzler, peculator

someone who violates a trust by taking (money) for his own use

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to appropriate or embezzle (public money)

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verb transitive, verb intransitiveWord forms: ˈpecuˌlated or ˈpecuˌlating
to steal or misuse (money or property entrusted to one's care, esp. public funds); embezzle

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tr. & intr.v. pec·u·lat·ed, pec·u·lat·ing, pec·u·lates
To embezzle (funds) or engage in embezzlement.

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