Definitions For Steal


  • A stolen base; an instance in which a base runner advances safely during the delivery of a pitch (without the help of a hit or walk or passed ball or wild pitch)
  • An advantageous purchase
  • Something that is being sold at a low price
  • The act of stealing a base
  • The act of taking the ball, puck, etc., from another player


  • Steal a base
  • Move stealthily
  • Take without the owner's consent
  • To take (something that does not belong to you) in a way that is wrong or illegal
  • To take (something that you are not supposed to have) without asking for permission
  • To wrongly take and use (another person's idea, words, etc.)

Is Steal a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Steal is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Steal in a Sentence

  • They stole thousands of dollars' worth of jewelry from the store.
  • He discovered that his car had been stolen.
  • The store manager accused the boy of stealing.
  • This car is a steal at only $5,000.
  • He has 40 steals this season.
  • A nifty steal by the defender

Synonyms for Steal

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