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See definition of burgle on Dictionary.com
  • as inbreak in
  • as inburglarize
  • as inrifle
  • as inrob

synonyms for burgle

  • interrupt
  • steal
  • barge in
  • breach
  • break and enter
  • burglarize
  • burst in
  • butt in
  • interfere
  • interject
  • intervene
  • invade
  • meddle
  • raid
  • rob
  • trespass
  • break into
  • rob
  • steal
  • rip off
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How to use burgle in a sentence

It was, after all, harder to burgle houses when more people were at home.
WHAT PHILADELPHIA REVEALS ABOUT AMERICA’S HOMICIDE SURGEBY ALEC MACGILLIS, PHOTOGRAPHY BY HANNAH PRICE/MAGNUM PHOTOS, SPECIAL TO PROPUBLICAJULY 30, 2021PROPUBLICA
Careful research showed that the burglar had been disturbed before he had had opportunity to burgle.
THE CARD, A STORY OF ADVENTURE IN THE FIVE TOWNSARNOLD BENNETT
"There is nothing at McKittrick's to burgle," his daughter retorted triumphantly.
TABITHA'S VACATIONRUTH ALBERTA BROWN
Why, they might burgle every house on one side of the street while the whole division was on the other.
THE BAG OF DIAMONDSGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
I reflected that if he meant to burgle me he would do so, key or no key, so I thanked him and said I was sure it was not needed.
THROUGH THE LAND OF THE SERBMARY EDITH DURHAM
If this car carries the burgling things to rob the bank they won't be able to burgle to-night, anyway.
THE BOY SCOUT TREASURE HUNTERSCHARLES HENRY LERRIGO
Being about to burgle the bank, it's well not to be seen together—eh?
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
She will burgle your office: she will have you attacked and garotted at night in the street.
AUGUSTUS DOES HIS BITGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
I would steal—burgle—housebreak—cut the sweetest lady's throat in Christendom—for a fire!
THE SORCERY CLUBELLIOTT O'DONNELL
My attempt to burgle you on the Gigantic was not so successful as to tempt me to repeat the performance.
THE CRIME CLUBWILLIAM HOLT-WHITE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BURGLE

  • barge in
  • breach
  • break and enter
  • burglarize
  • burgle
  • burst in
  • butt in
  • interfere
  • interject
  • interrupt
  • intervene
  • invade
  • meddle
  • raid
  • rob
  • steal
  • trespass
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.