Burgle and Loot


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Burgle verb – To enter a house or building by force usually with illegal intent.
Usage example: someone burgled the lab when no one was there and let the animals out of their cages

Loot is a synonym for burgle in steal topic. In some cases you can use "Loot" instead a verb "Burgle", when it comes to topics like rob, ransack, steal from.
Nearby Word: burgling
Synonyms for Burgle


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Loot verb – To search through with the intent of committing robbery.
Burgle is a synonym for loot in plunder topic. You can use "Burgle" instead a verb "Loot".
Nearby Words: looted, looting, looter
Synonyms for Loot

Common collocations

place burgle place loot place
house burgle house loot house
shop burgle shop loot shop
houses burgle houses loot houses
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Loot and Burgle. (2016). Retrieved 2020, November 24, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/burgle/loot
Burgle & Loot. N.p., 2016. Web. 24 Nov. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/burgle/loot>.
Loot or Burgle. 2016. Accessed November 24, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/burgle/loot.

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