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Synonyms for burglary

breaking and entering

Synonyms for burglary

the act of entering a building or room with the intent to commit theft

Words related to burglary

entering a building unlawfully with intent to commit a felony or to steal valuable property

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As she re-visits former foster homes, flashbacks show older kids grooming her as a catburglar, and a bullying contemporary almost drowning her in the bath.
His crimes echoed those of Raffles, the fictional catburglar who wore a top hat and bow tie to steal from Edwardian aristocrats.
These are not derring-do catburglars or romantic Robin Hoods.