kleptomaniac

[klep-tuh-mey-nee-ak]
noun Psychology.
1.
a person who has kleptomania.
adjective
2.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of kleptomania or a kleptomaniac.
Also, cleptomaniac.


Origin:
1860–65; kleptomani(a) + -ac

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kleptomania (ˌklɛptəʊˈmeɪnɪə)
 
n
psychol a strong impulse to steal, esp when there is no obvious motivation
 
[C19: klepto- from Greek kleptēs thief, from kleptein to steal + -mania]
 
klepto'maniac
 
n

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Example sentences
Rounding out the star trio is a kleptomaniac dog, which makes off with a cache
  of stolen jewels.
Confounding your kleptomaniac mind, and reclaiming stolen goods.
In any case, she fits the profile of a kleptomaniac.
He was also a kleptomaniac, and they could do nothing with him.
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