Definition of filch:
kidnap, soak, bring up, vacate, revoke, overcharge, gyp, rear, twitch, hook, mulct, creep, gazump, elevate, cabbage, snatch, purloin, repeal, knock off, wind, swipe, lift, countermand, plume, accost, come up, uprise, give, vellicate, diddle, goldbrick, top, crimp, snarf, rise, crimes, move up, get up, arise, victimize, annul, twinge, surcharge, abstract, thieve, rescind, snare, face-lift, pinch, sneak, hornswoggle, solicit, plagiarise, tweet, mouse, crochet, go up, rip off, airlift, short-change, gip, reverse, addict, scam, bunco, con, abduct, pluck, nobble, glom, pilfer, overturn, pussyfoot, snitch, slip, raise, rook, squeeze, hoist.
- "The Dragon's Secret", Augusta Huiell Seaman.
- "The Nest of the Sparrowhawk", Baroness Orczy.
- "The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story", Various.