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freebooter

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of freebooter

  1. someone who engages in robbery of ships at sea <the ship was captured by freebooters who were looking for gold> Synonyms buccaneer, corsair, pirate, roverRelated Words despoiler, looter, marauder, pillager, plunderer, raider, robber; privateer




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