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cat burglar

Syllabification: cat bur·glar

Definition of cat burglar in English:

noun

A thief who enters a building by climbing to an upper story.
Example sentences
  • An attempted robbery by a female cat burglar was thwarted when she was trapped by a resident, the Central Local Court heard recently.
  • Where antiques are stolen it is often not a case of a cat burglar arriving at 2am, it is guys driving large removal vans up the driveway in broad daylight.
  • A high-tech cat burglar is invading the apartments of young women.

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