Definition of "defalcate"
  1. It's a term used when someone misappropriates or embezzles funds they were entrusted with
How to use "defalcate" in a sentence
  1. Due to his financial distress, the employee decided to defalcate the company's funds.
  2. A thorough audit of the accounts revealed that the treasurer had started to defalcate.
  3. To cover her extravagances, she started to defalcate from her employer's funds.

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