Slang A thief, especially a burglar or safecracker.(noun)
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Use "yegg" in a sentence
"After the jump: The definition of "yegg"; teenagers are cruel and unbearable; mutants really seem to cheese people off; and other life lessons kids learn from comics."
"You need to check in at yegg central for some new lines."
"Eight months ago, any yegg with the ability to execute a financial transaction wa ..."