from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A burglar who is especially skilled at stealthy or undetected entry of a premises.

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  • n. A particularly stealthy burglar, especially one who gains undetected entry through the use of agility.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a burglar who unlawfully breaks into and enters another person's house


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