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identity theft

1.
the fraudulent appropriation and use of someone's identifying or personal data or documents, as a credit card.
Origin
1995-2000
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British Dictionary definitions for identity theft

identity theft

noun
1.
the crime of setting up and using bank accounts and credit facilities fraudulently in another person's name without his or her knowledge
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Contemporary definitions for identity theft
noun

the stealing of a person's financial information, esp. credit cards and Social Security number, with the intention of using that data to commit fraud and create a phony persona

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