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pillage

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pillage

  1. valuables stolen or taken by force <the pirate ship was laden with the pillage of merchant ships from across the Spanish Main> Synonyms booty, loot, plunder, spoil, swagRelated Words prize; catch, haul, take, treasure; pilferage; windfall


pillage

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pillage

  1. to search through with the intent of committing robbery <soldiers pillaging the countryside for anything of value> Synonyms despoil, loot, maraud, ransack, plunder, sackRelated Words break in, burglarize, rip off, steal (from); comb, hunt, rake, rifle, rummage; harry, raid; ravish


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