kleptomaniac


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kleptomaniac

 [klep″to-ma´ne-ak]
a person exhibiting kleptomania.

klep·to·ma·ni·ac

(klep'tō-mā'nē-ak),
A person exhibiting kleptomania.

klep·to·ma·ni·ac

(klep'tō-mā'nē-ak)
A person exhibiting kleptomania.

kleptomaniac

(klĕp″tō-mā′nē-ăk″)
1. Pert. to kleptomania.
2. An individual who repeatedly steals objects that he or she does not need.
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For instance, the fact that Susan is a kleptomaniac might help us to stipulate, in that context, what would have occurred if she had not stolen the bicycle.
His roommate, Trey, is the blueblood son of a congressman, and Vince is delighted to be matched up with someone so respectable--until he learns that Trey is a kleptomaniac. Trey also involves Vince in a rally for the concrete workers' union, and Vince's father gets involved, too.
Two other cons doing community service are Gunnar (Nicolas Bro), a kleptomaniac with a history of sexually assaulting women; and Khalid (Ali Kazim), a permanently angry immigrant from Afghanistan who robs gas stations belonging to multinationals as a statement against capitalism.
When virtue is demoted to vice, and vice elevated to virtue, we invite mayhem, not the "celebration of diversity." The child who has a kleptomaniac for a mother, an alcoholic for a father, and juvenile delinquents for siblings, is not the lucky beneficiary of domestic diversity, but the victim of a dysfunctional family.
The picture stars Betty Blue's Jean-Hughes Anglade as a psychiatrist who may or may not have killed a masochistic, kleptomaniac female patient.
Dig around and there are some grand tales as the Wexford lad grafts hisway to the top: the chocolate laxative they fed to the kleptomaniac ladat John Jenkins'; the day Mick and his mates handed out drinks at RonHodges' Lawn Meet and then got slaughtered on the stirrup cup; the dodgyday at Aintree when a fallen Fitzgerald came round to find a cross-dressingnurse rubbing his genitals.
This film and The Kleptomaniac (1905), in which Porter experimented with parallel action editing, exerted immense influence on the development of D.
There is a possibility that the man in question might be a kleptomaniac.
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She is kleptomaniac and gambler and who likes to flirt with guys as she proudly says that to woo a man is "not a character flaw, but an art."
is proud to announce the release of his book, "Kleptomaniac: Who's Really Robbing God Anyway?" "Kleptomaniac" is a journey into the annuals of biblical history concerning what the Bible teaches about tithing and giving.
His owner Luton, said at come to my scream until I he has brought I've brought Another cat, It isn't the first time kleptomaniac animals have made the headlines.