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burglarize

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of burglarize

  1. 1 to enter a house or building by force usually with illegal intent the Watergate scandal began when Republican operatives burglarized the Democratic Party's headquarters in Washington, D.C. Synonyms of burglarize break in, burgleWords Related to burglarize invade, trespass; hold up, loot, plunder, rip off, rob, stick up; ransack, rifle; despoil, devastate, maraud, pillage, ravage, sack

  2. 2 to remove valuables from (a place) unlawfully before they were caught, the thieves had burglarized dozens of houses around the city Synonyms of burglarize rob, burgle, knock off, knock over, rip off, steal (from), take off [slang]Words Related to burglarize ransack, rifle; despoil, loot, pillage, plunder, ravish, sack, spoil, strip; bleed, break in, cheat, chisel, cozen, defraud, exploit, fleece, gyp, hustle, mulct, pluck, rook, shortchange, skin, squeeze, stick, sting, swindle; hold up, mug, roll, stick up



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