"thief" French translation
(a) frequenting the company of any reputed thief, or common or reputed prostitute;
The reason was not because he was a thief but because he was a heroin addict.
I am quite prepared to respect everybody's ideas, but there is no thief here.
That thief was Italian: an Italian policeman should have been chasing him.
To put it bluntly, this is a typical case of setting a thief to catch a thief.
Synonyms (English) for "thief":
Usage examples for "thief" in French
thick-skinned · thickener · thickening · thicker · thicket · thickheaded · thickheadedness · thickly · thickness · thickset · thief · thief-proof · thievery · thieves · thieving · thigh · thighbone · thighs · thimble · thin · thin-skinned
More translations in the bab.la English-Norwegian dictionary.