Definitions for cat burglar

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cat′ bur`glar(n.)

  1. a burglar who breaks into buildings by climbing through upstairs windows, across roofs, etc.

Origin of cat burglar:

1905–10

Princeton's WordNet

  1. housebreaker, cat burglar(noun)

    a burglar who unlawfully breaks into and enters another person's house

Wiktionary

  1. cat burglar(Noun)

    A particularly stealthy burglar, especially one who gains undetected entry through the use of agility.

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