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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

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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