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cat burglar

noun

Simple Definition of cat burglar

  • : a thief who enters buildings by climbing up a wall and going in through a window without being seen

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cat burglar

  1. :  a burglar who is adept at entering and leaving the burglarized place without attracting notice

1907

First Known Use of cat burglar

1907


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