Definition of embezzlement noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

embezzlement

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ɪmˈbezlmənt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪmˈbezlmənt//
 
[uncountable]
 
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the act of stealing money that you are responsible for or that belongs to your employer She was found guilty of embezzlement.