Definition of distraction burglary in English:

distraction burglary

Line breaks: dis|trac¦tion burg|lary

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

British
  • An instance of gaining access to a property under false pretences, with the intention of committing theft: two thieves pretending to be from the Water Board have carried out a string of distraction burglaries in the area

Derivatives

distraction burglar

noun

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