noun \ˈsāf-ˌkra-kər\

: a person who steals things by opening safes

Full Definition of SAFECRACKER

:  one that breaks open safes to steal
safe·crack·ing \-kiŋ\ noun


  1. The bank was robbed by a professional safecracker.

First Known Use of SAFECRACKER

circa 1825

Other Legal Terms

actionable, alienable, carceral, chattel, complicity, decedent, larceny, malfeasance, modus operandi


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