AskDefine | Define housebreaker

Dictionary Definition



1 a burglar who unlawfully breaks into and enters another person's house [syn: cat burglar]
2 a wrecker of houses; "in England a housewrecker is called a housebreaker" [syn: housewrecker]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. A criminal who breaks into and enters another's house or premises with the intent of committing a crime.
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