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Idiom Steal a march upon/on Urdu Eng definition+examples

(Sabqat lay jana, kisi say aagay berh jana)
Meanings:   To take (the property of another) without right or permission.
Usage: He worked hard hard and stole a march upon others.

The main word in this idiom is:
verb (used with object), stole, stolen, stealing.
to take (the property of another or others) without permission or right, especially secretly or by force:
A pickpocket stole his watch.
to appropriate (ideas, credit, words, etc.) without right or acknowledgment.
to take, get, or win insidiously, surreptitiously, subtly, or by chance:
He stole my girlfriend.
to move, bring, convey, or put secretly or quietly; smuggle (usually followed by away, from, in, into, etc.):
They stole the bicycle into the bedroom to surprise the child.
Baseball. (of a base runner) to gain (a base) without the help of a walk or batted ball, as by running to it during the delivery of a pitch.
Games. to gain (a point, advantage, etc.) by strategy, chance, or luck.
to gain or seize more than one's share of attention in, as by giving a superior performance:
The comedian stole the show.
verb (used without object), stole, stolen, stealing.
to commit or practice theft.
to move, go, or come secretly, quietly, or unobserved:
She stole out of the house at midnight.
to pass, happen, etc., imperceptibly, gently, or gradually:
The years steal by.
Baseball. (of a base runner) to advance a base without the help of a walk or batted ball.
Informal. an act of stealing; theft.
Informal. the thing stolen; booty.
Informal. something acquired at a cost far below its real value; bargain:
This dress is a steal at $40.
Baseball. the act of advancing a base by stealing.
steal someone's thunder, to appropriate or use another's idea, plan, words, etc. 
Examples from the web for steal
  • Sooner or later, an unknown startup or a true maverick will sneak up behind these squabbling old timers and steal the pot of gold.
  • Economic freedom leads to peace, and governments are using mythical climate change to try to steal more of our freedom.
  • They began to rewrite history, steal from others, and it worked.
  • steal this hotel room's romantic look with inexpensive red sheer fabric hung above the bed.
  • Note that they had to get really close to the gold to steal it.
  • We don't recycle nuclear fuel because it is valuable and people steal it.
  • On the outside, he would live in bombed-out buildings and conspire with companions to steal bread and fruit from open-air shops.
  • Try fooling a hungry dog to steal meal from its dish without getting bitten.
  • We study biological systems and try to steal ideas from nature to apply to technology.
  • The next step after penetrating networks to steal data is to disrupt or manipulate them. 

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