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English adjective: plundering

1. plundering given to taking by force what is desired


Similaracquisitive


Antonymsunacquisitive


English noun: plundering

1. plundering (act) the act of stealing valuable things from a place


SamplesThe plundering of the Parthenon.
His plundering of the great authors.


Synonymspillage, pillaging


Broader (hypernym)aggression, hostility


Narrower (hyponym)banditry, depredation, despoilation, despoilment, despoliation, devastation, looting, predation, rape, rapine, ravaging, robbery, sack, spoil, spoilation, spoliation









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