burglariously, adv.
/beuhr glair"ee euhs/, adj.
pertaining to or involving burglary.
[1760-70; BURGLAR + -IOUS]

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  • burglarious — [bər gler′ē əs] adj. of, constituting, or inclined to burglary burglariously adv …   English World dictionary

  • burglarious — adjective involving or resembling burglary burglarious tools • Pertains to noun: ↑burglary • Derivationally related forms: ↑burglary …   Useful english dictionary

  • burglarious — adjective see burglary …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • burglarious — adjective Being or resembling a burglar …   Wiktionary

  • burglarious — bur·glar·i·ous || bɜː gleÉ™rɪəs adj. of burglary or burglars …   English contemporary dictionary

  • burglarious — bur·glar·i·ous …   English syllables

  • burglarious — bur•glar•i•ous [[t]bərˈglɛər i əs[/t]] adj. pertaining to or involving burglary • Etymology: 1760–70 bur•glar′i•ous•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • burglarious — /bɜgˈlɛəriəs/ (say berg lairreeuhs) adjective Rare relating to or involving burglary. –burglariously, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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