cat burglar

noun

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


CAT BURGLAR Defined for English Language Learners

cat burglar

noun

Definition of cat burglar for English Language Learners

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


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