Yegg definition

yĕg
A thief, especially a burglar or safecracker.
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(slang, former) A criminal; esp., a safecracker or burglar.
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(cant, slang) A person who breaks open safes; a burglar.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
yegg
Plural:
yeggs

Origin of yegg

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Origin unknown.

    From Wiktionary