Synonyms for Steal:

n.

run away with, walk off with, help yourself to something. lurk, balk, snake, ground out, skulk, HIT, slink, double, gumshoe, catch, fly, bat, move, glide, bunt, prowl, foul, baulk. nicknack, cheapie, fixer-upper, knockoff, Bric-a brac, knickknack, tat, schlock. cross, gleam, flash, crease, falter, clear, furrow, crumple, express. grow, engulf, pulse, color, heighten, run, surge, grip, come over, sweep over. pad, patter. bargain (noun)
buy.
buy (noun)
bargain.
steal (noun)
creep, pussyfoot, sneak, slip, bargain, buy, mouse.

v.

borrow (verb)
filch.
break in (verb)
burgle, rob.
take (verb)
walk off with.

Other synonyms:

snitch, knickknack, lurk, tat, stick up, nicknack, pillage, run off with, fixer-upper, cheapie, hold up, schlock, Bric-a brac. ransack, seize, slink, skulk, liberate, prowl, rifle. pinch. snake. glide. abduct
kidnap, make off with.
borrow
filch, pirate.
hold up
mug.
kidnap
spirit away, run away with, make off with, carry away, carry off.
loot
thieve.
plunder
misappropriate.
pussyfoot
pussyfoot.

Usage examples for steal

  1. Paul felt some little hope steal over him. – The Woman of Mystery by Maurice Leblanc
  2. As soon as it was quite dark I would swim the water, holding the little rifle, Intombi, above my head, and try to steal the canoe. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  3. " Daughter," said a sweet voice that she knew, though it appeared to come out and steal up from the leaves of another morning- glory,-" Daughter!" – Stories of Childhood by Various