English adjective: plundering
|1.||plundering given to taking by force what is desired|
English noun: plundering
|1.||plundering (act) the act of stealing valuable things from a place|
|Samples||The plundering of the Parthenon.|
His plundering of the great authors.
|Broader (hypernym)||aggression, hostility|
|Narrower (hyponym)||banditry, depredation, despoilation, despoilment, despoliation, devastation, looting, predation, rape, rapine, ravaging, robbery, sack, spoil, spoilation, spoliation|