Englischer Thesaurus
(Verb) 
Definition
to seize (valuables or goods) from (a place) by force, usually in wartime
They plundered and burned the town.
Synonyme
loot
Gangs began breaking windows and looting shops.
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strip
The soldiers have stripped the civilians of their passports.
,
sack
Imperial troops sacked the French ambassador's residence in Rome.
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rob
A man who tried to rob a bank was sentenced yesterday.
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raid
The guerrillas raided banks and destroyed a police barracks.
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devastate
A fire devastated large parts of the castle.
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rifle
The child rifled the till while her mother distracted the postmistress.
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ravage
The soldiers had ravaged the village.
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ransack
Demonstrators ransacked and burned the house where he was staying.
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pillage
Soldiers went on a rampage, pillaging stores and shooting.
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despoil (formal)
the modern day industry which has despoiled the town
(Verb) 
Definition
to seize (valuables or goods) from (a place) by force, usually in wartime
a settlement to recover money plundered from government coffers
Synonyme
steal
Anybody could walk in here and steal stuff.
, ,
take
The burglars took just about anything they could carry.
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nick (informal)
We used to nick biscuits from the kitchen.
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trouser (slang)
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pinch (informal)
pickpockets who pinched his wallet
,
knock off (slang)
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embezzle
The director embezzled $34 million in company funds.
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pilfer
Staff were pilfering cash from the bar.
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thieve
These people can't help thieving.
(Substantiv) 
Definition
the act of plundering
a guerrilla group infamous for plunder
Synonyme
pillage
There were no signs of violence or pillage.
,
sacking
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robbery
The twins were convicted of robbery.
, , ,
spoliation
(Substantiv) 
Definition
anything plundered
Pirates swarmed the seas in search of easy plunder.
Synonyme
loot
They steal in order to sell their loot for cash.
, , ,
booty
Troops confiscated many works of art as war booty.
,
swag (slang)
,
ill-gotten gains

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of booty
Definition
any valuable article or articles obtained as plunder
Troops confiscated many works of art as war booty.
Synonyme
winnings,
gains,
takings,
swag (slang),
boodle (slang, US)
in the sense of despoil
Definition
to plunder
the modern day industry which has despoiled the town
Synonyme
rob,
trash (slang),
total (slang),
vandalize,
wreak havoc upon
in the sense of devastate
Definition
to damage (a place) severely or destroy it
A fire devastated large parts of the castle.
Synonyme
trash (slang),
total (slang),
lay waste,
despoil (formal)

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