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English noun: loot

1. loot (possession) goods or money obtained illegally

Synonymsbooty, dirty money, pillage, plunder, prize, swag

Broader (hypernym)stolen property

Part holonymcut

2. loot (possession) informal terms for money

Synonymsboodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum

Broader (hypernym)money

English verb: loot

1. loot (possession) take illegally; of intellectual property

SamplesThis writer plundered from famous authors.

ExamplesThey loot the goods


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)steal

Domain categorycrime, criminal offence, criminal offense, law-breaking, offence, offense

2. loot (possession) steal goods; take as spoils

SamplesDuring the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners.

Synonymsdespoil, foray, pillage, plunder, ransack, reave, rifle, strip

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)take

Narrower (hyponym)deplume, displume

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