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Careful research showed that the burglar had been disturbed before he had had opportunity to burgle.
"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.
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?
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
Are you hard hearted enough not only to break and enter, but also to burgle his hoard?

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