verb (used with or without object), bur·gled, bur·gling.
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Careful research showed that the burglar had been disturbed before he had had opportunity to burgle.The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns|Arnold Bennett
"There is nothing at McKittrick's to burgle," his daughter retorted triumphantly.Tabitha's Vacation|Ruth Alberta Brown
Why, they might burgle every house on one side of the street while the whole division was on the other.The Bag of Diamonds|George Manville Fenn
I reflected that if he meant to burgle me he would do so, key or no key, so I thanked him and said I was sure it was not needed.Through the Land of the Serb|Mary Edith Durham
If this car carries the burgling things to rob the bank they won't be able to burgle to-night, anyway.The Boy Scout Treasure Hunters|Charles Henry Lerrigo