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second-story man

noun
1.
a burglar who enters through an upstairs window.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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second-story man

noun phrase

A cat burglar (1886+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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