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maraud

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verb ma·raud \mə-ˈrȯd\

Definition of maraud

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to roam about and raid in search of plunder

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  raid, pillage

ma·raud·er noun


Examples of maraud

  1. <just for kicks, bored teenagers marauded neighborhood houses while their owners were away>



Origin of maraud

French marauder


First Known Use: 1684

Rhymes with maraud


MARAUD Defined for Kids

maraud

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verb ma·raud \mə-ˈrȯd\

Definition of maraud

ma·raud·edma·raud·ing

  1. :  to roam about and raid in search of things to steal

ma·raud·er noun




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