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Meaning of "pilferable" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PILFERABLE

pilferable  [ˈpɪlfərəbəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PILFERABLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pilferable is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES PILFERABLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of pilferable in the English dictionary

The definition of pilferable in the dictionary is capable of being pilfered.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PILFERABLE


admirable
ˈædmərəbəl
comparable
ˈkɒmpərəbəl
considerable
kənˈsɪdərəbəl
decipherable
dɪˌsaɪfərəbəl
desirable
dɪˈzaɪərəbəl
durable
ˈdjʊərəbəl
honourable
ˈɒnərəbəl
indecipherable
ˌɪndɪˈsaɪfərəbəl
insufferable
ɪnˈsʌfərəbəl
memorable
ˈmɛmərəbəl
offerable
ˈɒfərəbəl
perforable
ˈpɜːfərəbəl
preferable
ˈprɛfərəbəl
preferrable
ˈprefərəbəl
recoverable
rɪˈkʌvərəbəl
sufferable
ˈsʌfərəbəl
undecipherable
ˌʌndɪˈsaɪfərəbəl
unsufferable
ʌnˈsʌfərəbəl
vulnerable
ˈvʌlnərəbəl
wearable
ˈwɛərəbəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PILFERABLE

pileorhiza
pileous
piler
piles
pileum
pileus
pilework
pilewort
pilfer
pilfer-proof
pilferage
pilferer
pilfering
pilferingly
pilfery
pilgarlic
pilgarlicky
pilgrim
Pilgrim Fathers
pilgrimage

WORDS THAT END LIKE PILFERABLE

able
adorable
deliverable
favourable
incomparable
incurable
innumerable
inseparable
intolerable
measurable
miserable
operable
parable
pleasurable
separable
the Honourable
tolerable
transferable
unbearable
undesirable
venerable

Synonyms and antonyms of pilferable in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pilferable» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PILFERABLE

Find out the translation of pilferable to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of pilferable from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pilferable» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

pilferable
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pilferable
570 millions of speakers

English

pilferable
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

pilferable
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

pilferable
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

pilferable
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pilferable
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

pilferable
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pilferable
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pilferable
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

pilferable
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

pilferable
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

pilferable
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pilferable
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pilferable
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

pilferable
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

क्षुल्लक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pilferable
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pilferable
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pilferable
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

pilferable
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pilferable
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

pilferable
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pilferable
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

pilferable
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pilferable
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pilferable

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PILFERABLE»

The term «pilferable» is barely ever used and occupies the 202.370 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PILFERABLE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pilferable

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PILFERABLE»

Discover the use of pilferable in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pilferable and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Audit Guide: Auditing and Investigating the Internal Control ...
!H^^,IW,--4llj^k^^ D Legitimate need D Screening □ Receipt and acceptance Hf Property accountability □ Cardholder reconciliation □ Approving official review Physical control and accountability over pilferable and other vulnerable property  ...
Stephen William Lipscomb, Gregory Kutz, 2004
2
Purchase cards Navy is vulnerable to fraud and abuse but is ...
Change in Navy Property Accountability Policy As we previously reported,13 on August 1, 2001, the Navy modified its policy concerning pilferable property by changing the definition of what it considered pilferable property. This change in the ...
Gregory D. Kutz, John J. Ryan
3
Purchase cards steps taken to improve DOD program ...
(Continued From Previous Page) GAO recommendation Status of GAO recommendation, as reported by the Navy as of August 29, 2003 38. Modify the definition of “Pilferable Personal Property” in SECNAV Instruction 7320.10 dated August 1, ...
4
Audit guide auditing and investigating the internal control ...
Physical control and accountability over pilferable and other vulnerable property acquired by the purchase card, which is initiated at the purchase card transaction level, provides reasonable assurance to the organization that pilferable ...
United States
5
Soldier's Manual: Dental Specialist
NOISE: Items categorized as sensitive-pilferable in Appendix N, AR 710—2, will be identified on the adjustment documents for minor property book adjustments, occasioned by discrepancies in nomenclature, stock number, serial number, and  ...
United States. Department of the Army, 1977
6
Hand Receipt Covering Contents of Components of End Item ...
Order of precedence for assignment of codes is classified, sensitive, pilferable, unclassified, as applicable. SEC CODE Physical Security Code A CONFIDENTIAL - Former Restricted Data B CONFIDENTIAL - Restricted Data C CONFIDENTIAL ...
‎1990
7
Hand receipt covering End Item/Components of End Item ...
Order of precedence for assignment of codes is classified, sensitive, pilferable, unclassified, as applicable. SEC CODE PHYSICAL SECURITY CODE U UNCLASSIFIED PILFERABLE ITEMS M Handtools and shop equipment -2 TM ...
United States. Dept. of the Army, 1988
8
Hand Receipt Covering Contents of Components of End Item ...
Order of precedence for assignment of codes is classified, sensitive, pilferable, unclassified, as applicable. SEC CODE PHYSICAL SECURITY CODE U UNCLASSIFIED PILFERABLE ITEMS M Handtools and shop equipment J Pilferable item, ...
‎1992
9
Hand receipt covering end item/components of end item ...
Order of precedence for assignment of codes is classified, sensitive, pilferable, unclassified, as applicable. SEC CODE PHYSICAL SECURITY CODE U UNCLASSIFIED PILFERABLE ITEMS M Handtools and shop equipment ...
United States. Dept. of the Army, 1990
10
Defense inventory : Navy's procedures for controlling ...
some shipments reported as lost included pilferable items such as radio sets and radar transmitters that have a ready resale value or civilian application and are therefore especially subject to theft. Although not categorized by DOD as ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PILFERABLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pilferable is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Alarming rise in retail theft numbers serves notice to retailers
Certain high value and highly pilferable items should just have a limited number of units on the sales floor. This will reduce your vulnerability to ... «SecurityInfoWatch, Jun 15»
2
IG takes sensitive docs, laptops from new GSA office, unmissed by …
Throughout the visit, auditors collected unsecured documents and “highly pilferable” government items such as laptops and left notes in their ... «Washington Examiner, Oct 14»
3
GSA: Information secure despite physical HQ security vulnerabilities
Additionally, the inspectors easily accessed what the report called "highly pilferable government-furnished personal property." An active ... «FedScoop, Oct 14»
4
Lots of loot for the taking in GSA's open-floor headquarters
In a new report, the agency's inspector general chides employees for forgetting to stash away “highly pilferable” government property, such as ... «FederalNewsRadio.com, Oct 14»
5
Laptops, Confidential Documents Left Sitting Out in GSA's New …
... as well as weaknesses in securing “highly pilferable government-furnished personal property” such as laptop computers and identity badges. «GovExec.com, Oct 14»
6
The GQ Review: Tom Hanks is The Second-Best Thing About …
Except as shortcuts to a pilferable-looking cash register, they were below director Ron Howard's gifts. Hanks was admittedly excellent as the father in Extremely ... «GQ Magazine, Jun 14»
7
UK government may draw down reliance on Microsoft Office
Well if the go to Google's offerings, it will make things more pilferable considering the Big Brother nature of all things British... tolson 5pts. «CNET, Jan 14»
8
Afghanistan retrograde moving fast
“We're certainly not going to put anything on there that's pilferable: we're not going to put any weapons systems; we're not going to put any ... «Marine Corps Times, May 13»
9
Insurgents Posed as US Troops to Strike at Afghan Air Base
... the Pentagon ordered the Army to begin treating stocks of uniforms as “sensitive” and remove them from “pilferable” ground resupply convoys ... «Wired, Sep 12»
10
The state of the loss prevention industry: 2012 update
Limit items on sales floor: Limit the number of certain items (high-value, highly pilferable) placed on the sales floor. This will reduce vulnerability ... «SecurityInfoWatch, Jun 12»

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