Phrasal Verb 'Steal'

We have 5 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Steal'.

Steal away

Meaning: Leave a place quietly or secretly

Example: We didn't want to wake them, so we STOLE AWAY in the middle of the night.

Steal out

Meaning: Leave in a stealthy or quiet manner

Example: Not wanting to attract attention, she STOLE OUT early.

Steal over

Meaning: Be gradually overcome by an emotion or feeling

Example: A feeling of pride STOLE OVER me as I watched.

Steal up

Meaning: Approach quietly or secretly

Example: The lights were off and everything was quiet so we STOLE UP as quietly as we could.

Steal up on

Meaning: Approach a place or someone quietly or secretly

Example: We STOLE UP ON them so that they couldn't sound the alarm.