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five-finger discount

Syllabification: five-fin·ger dis·count

Definition of five-finger discount in English:

noun

North American informal
An act of shoplifting.
Example sentences
  • He doesn't need a per diem - he relies on the five-finger discount.
  • This meant more opportunity for five-finger discounts.

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