burgle

US ['bɜrɡl]
UK [ˈbɜː(r)ɡ(ə)l]
  • v.破门盗窃;入室偷窃
  • Web入室抢劫;夜盗;撬窃
Present Participle:burgling  Past Tense:burgled  Simple Present:burgles  
burgle
v.
1.
~ sb/sth
入室盗窃to enter a building illegally, usually using force, and steal from it
We were burgled while we were away(= our house was burgled ) .
我们外出时家里失窃了。
The house next door was burgled.
邻居家被盗了。

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