[ pawrch pahy-ruht ]
/ ˈpɔrtʃ ˌpaɪ rət /
a thief who takes packages left outside doors by couriers: In some communities, police are baiting packages with tracking devices to capture and deter porch pirates.
Words nearby porch pirate
Origin of porch pirate
First recorded in 2010–15
OTHER WORDS FROM porch pirateporch pi·ra·cy, noun
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