Theft is defined as the act of stealing.
(Law) The felonious taking of personal property in the possession or immediate presence of another by the use of violence or intimidation
A forcible entry, as into a building or room, for an illegal purpose, especially theft.
(Slang) An illegal plot or enterprise, especially one involving theft.
Each type of felony is classified using a degree ranking. This degree ranking uses a letter or a number, and the rank determines how serious the crime is. These rankings usually differ from state to state; however, violent felonies are often considered more serious crimes than non violent crimes.
The definition of heist is slang for a robbery or burglary.
(--- Law) An illegal act done forcefully against another's person, rights, or property; also, legal action for damages resulting from this
Find another word for burglary. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for burglary, like: theft, housebreaking, stealing, robbery, crime, break-in, caper, felony, heist, housebreaking. associated word: burglarious and larceny.