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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Trespassing for an unlawful purpose.

Usage examples (37)
  • "" I want a break-in, '' ordered Nixon on June 30.
  • Plus a break-in nightmare for Sarah Jessica Parker.
  • But some people are worried about a computer break-in.
  • At Cooperman's home, cops noted no sign of a break-in. for more
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  • A "break-in" is a forced entry, while to "break in" is to enter by force.
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