housebreaker definition

  • noun:
    • A criminal whom breaks into and comes into another's residence or premises with all the intention of committing a crime.
    • one that is accountable of this crime of housebreaking.
    • One who breaks, opens, and goes into a residence with felonious intent.
    • Same as house-wrecker.
    • a wrecker of houses
    • a burglar whom unlawfully breaks into and goes into another person's residence

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