Usage examples for Filched

  1. In that panic the 'System, ' with its unlimited resources, filched from the people by the arbitrary manufacture of stocks, and by their manipulation did to me what I afterward discovered I could do to them, without any resources other than my right to do business on the floor of this Exchange. – Friday, the Thirteenth by Thomas W. Lawson
  2. After the service, in some excitement he freely expressed his indignation, continuing at great length until Mr. Nelson gleefully returned the filched article! – Frank H. Nelson of Cincinnati by Warren C. Herrick
  3. They always have seven gates and a dense forest through which I cut a path with my sword, which, by the way, I have left in the tool- shed, unless perchance, maiden, thou hast filched it from my side this last half- hour. – The Brother of Daphne by Dornford Yates