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Who is hired to be a burglar in the Hobbit?

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Bilbo Baggins was hired to be the burgler in The Hobbit.

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What is Bilbo Baggins job?

Bilbo Baggins is not mentioned as having a job at home in the Shire. When he joins the Dwarves on their quest in The Hobbit, he is hired as the Burglar.

What is to be Bilbo's job on the adventure in The Hobbit?

Bilbo is hired by 13 dwarves as a thief or burglar, as well as to make the party 14 rather than 13.

How did the dwarves know which hobbit hole Bilbo lives in?

Gandalf put the mark of a burglar on the front door of Bilbo's hobbit hole.

What is a burglar in the book The Hobbit?

A burglar is a person who breaks into houses and steals things. In this case, the dwarves wanted someone to break into Smaug's house and steal his gold.

Why might a hobbit such as Bilbo make an excellent burglar?

They are small They are very good at being quiet

What is a burrahobbit?

read the book "the hobbit" and you will find out that Bilbo didn't mean to say it at all he almost said burglar but quickly changed it to hobbit so it came out burrahobbit

What does burglar mean in The Hobbit?

It means exactly what it means everywhere else: someone who burgles ... steals ... things.

Is Bilbo up for the challenge of being a burglar for the dwarves in The Hobbit?

yes because he wants the treasure and to kill the dragon.

What is Gandalf looking for in The Hobbit?

The one item that Gandalf is looking for is a Burglar for the dwarves, to make the number 14 instead of 13.

In 'The Hobbit' why was it necessary for Bilbo to continue burgling?

He was to burgle the Arkenstone from Smaug. Until that happens he is still a burglar.

How is Bilbo in 'The Hobbit' growing in chapter 5?

He is growing to be more confident and being more like a burglar.

What is Bilbo's job on the adventure in The Hobbit?

Bilbo was the burglar on the journey with Thorin and his dwarves. Bilbo's job was to carry the ring of Sauron.

In the book 'The Hobbit' when is Bilbo Baggins first referred to as a burglar?

I believe that Bilbo was first referred to as a burglar in chapter one of The Hobbit, when Bilbo has just shrieked in fright at the things that the dwarves were saying. While Bilbo was recovering from shock in the drawing room, Gloin states, "As soon as I clapped eyes on the little fellow bobbing and puffing on the mat, I had my doubts. He looks more like a grocer than a burglar!"

Why does Gandalf want a burglar rather than a hero in the hobbit?

Gandalf would have preferred a hero. But they were all busy fighting elsewhere.

Is wireless burglar alarm system better than hard wired burglar alarm system?

Yes, Wireless burglar alarm system is far batter than old fashioned hired wired burglar alarm system. You can easily locate it in required places. And less expensive as there is no need of wire. They are best for home security.

Why does Bilbo decide to try to pick pocket the trolls in the Hobbit?

He feels that if he's going to be a burglar, picking a troll's pocket is the best place to start.

Are the swords in the museums now or did vanish in history from The Hobbit?

There is no reference to swords in The Shire in The Hobbit. The only mention that could be attributed to the hobbits is a comment by Gandalf. He said that the swords in this region are all dull, and so he settled on finding a burglar to help the dwarves.

Who was sent to investigate the fire in The Hobbit?

The dwarves sent their burglar to check things out. Bilbo managed to get himself caught when he tried to pick the pocket of one of the trolls.

What is the abstract noun for Burglar?

The abstract noun for burglar is burglary.

Where did Bilbo go in 'The Hobbit'?

Bilbo was hired by Thorin and his party of dwarves. They went to the Lonely Mountain. There Bilbo helped them retrieve their treasure from the dragon Smaug.

How did Bilbo in 'The Hobbit' get captured?

Bilbo was sent off by the Dwarves to investigate a light. He found three trolls and decided it was time to be a burglar. The wallet he pinched spoke and the troll - William - grabbed him.

Can you put the word burglar in a sentence?

Are you a burglar? The burglar dropped his tools when he reached for his gun. The store's security system was over-ridden by last night's burglar.

What is the duration of The Burglar?

The duration of The Burglar is 1.5 hours.

What is the plural of burglar?

The plural of the noun burglar is burglars.

What are the Hobbit movie series in order?

1)The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey(2012), 2)The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug(2013) 3)The Hobbit: There and Back Again(2014) this is the order of the hobbit series.

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