housebreaking definition by Webster's New World
the act of breaking and entering into another's house to commit theft or some other felony: it is itself a felony
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- housebreaker noun
housebreaking definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The act of unlawfully breaking into and entering another's house.
- houseˈbreakˌer noun
Variant of housebreak