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Noun defalcation has 2 senses
- defalcation - the sum of money that is misappropriated
--1 is a kind of sum, sum of money, amount, amount of money
- embezzlement, peculation, defalcation, misapplication, misappropriation - the fraudulent appropriation of funds or property entrusted to your care but actually owned by someone else
--2 is a kind of larceny, theft, thievery, thieving, stealing
--2 has particulars: raid; plunderage