housebreaker housebreaker

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a burglar who unlawfully breaks into and enters another person's house
  2. (n) a wrecker of houses

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Obviously Pierman was in his patrol car, but obviously he was investigating no housebreaker, collaring no stray dog.
  2. One other housebreaker merits note.
  3. One of them is killed by a housebreaker, and to his terrible sorrow the old man learns that his son Absalom was the killer.
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/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /