} Meaning of PECULATE in a sentence - Words In Sentences

Meaning of PECULATE in a sentence

Definition: to take money that belongs to a business or nonprofit group


Part of Speech: Verb

Synonym(s): steal, pilfer

Antonym(s): contribute, give


Example Sentences:

 

1. Since Tyler was desperate to pay his gambling debts, he decided to peculate funds from his employer.

 

2. I wasn’t surprised to learn our sly minister had chosen to peculate money from the church in order to buy a new car.

 

3. Anna was paid a decent salary so there was really no reason for her to peculate cash from the bank.

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