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swiper

(ˈswaɪpə)
n
a person who deals a swipe
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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"Only eighteen runs, and three wickets down!" "Huzza for old Rugby!" sings out Jack Raggles, the long-stop, toughest and burliest of boys, commonly called "Swiper Jack," and forthwith stands on his head, and brandishes his legs in the air in triumph, till the next boy catches hold of his heels, and throws him over on to his back.
"Oh, do let the Swiper go in," chorus the boys; so Tom yields against his better judgment.
Benicio Del Toro is just the best to be the weird antagonist in the jungle as the voice of Swiper -- a fox wearing a bandit's mask.
Note, after all, that the film contains a thieving fox named Swiper -- and it opens with a stern admonition from the 'Fox Council of the Americas', making clear that foxes are honest, hard-working animals and a fox swiping stuff is nothing but a "hurtful stereotype".
But when her mom and dad go missing, Dora, Diego, their schoolmates Sammy (Madeleine Madden) and Randy (Nicholas Coombe), and Dora's CG-rendered monkey Boots embark on a death-defying mission to save the teener's parents from the vile machinations of the thieving fox Swiper (not as likable as we thought) and his like-minded sinister pals.
Blue monkey sidekick Boots and light-fingered fox Swiper (voiced by Benicio del Toro) are recreated using digital trickery, which opts for cuteness rather than photorealism.
CHEPSTOW: 6.00 Artiste Celebre (D Faulkner to Christian Williams), 9.10 Swiper (R Hannon to J G O'Shea).
SANTA'S helpers in Iceland include the Spoon Licker, the Door Sniffer and the Sausage Swiper.
Other older insults, of variable force, include "moke", "idiot", from the common dialectal word for a donkey or horse; "ratbag", usually gendered, from "rat" and "bag", "woman"; "swiper", "drunk", from "swipes", a late 18th-century term for the weak beer served by the purser to a ship's crew (ultimately from the dialectal "to swipe", "to drink hastily and greedily").
During the last four years Zamil Marine faced fierce competition from a number of international offshore companies deploying their vessels in the GCC region including Tide Water, Swiper, Topaz, Seacore, Lamnalco and Swire Pacific.