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Synonyms for loot

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. loot, booty, pillage, plunder, prize, swag, dirty money(noun)

    goods or money obtained illegally

    shekels, cabbage, dirty money, pillaging, bread, lettuce, swag, prize, sugar, wampum, kale, lucre, clams, trophy, award, gelt, dinero, scratch, boodle, dough, moolah, lolly, plundering, pelf, plunder, booty, simoleons, pillage

  2. boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum(verb)

    informal terms for money

    lolly, net, popsicle, clams, cacography, scrawl, abrasion, cabbage, borecole, kail, net profit, lucre, boodle, scratching, staff of life, starting line, plunder, gelt, colewort, pillage, booty, start, cole, net income, bread, earnings, slit, lettuce, kale, prick, stops, dent, sugar, cultivated cabbage, carbohydrate, prize, chicken feed, scratch, scraping, swag, profits, dirty money, pelf, profit, refined sugar, incision, scratch line, wampumpeag, dough, dinero, saccharide, breadstuff, scrape, wampum, excoriation, scar, peag, chou, scribble, ice lolly, mark, simoleons, lollipop, shekels, moolah

  3. loot, plunder(verb)

    take illegally; of intellectual property

    "This writer plundered from famous authors"

    violate, rifle, foray, ransack, spoil, sack, despoil, strip, rape, pillage, reave, plunder

  4. plunder, despoil, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray(verb)

    steal goods; take as spoils

    "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"

    foray, comb, disrobe, spoil, clean, discase, leach, rape, divest, violate, sack, dismantle, strip, unclothe, undress, reave, rifle, denude, uncase, denudate, strip down, despoil, go, ransack, deprive, peel, plunder, bare, pillage, disinvest


  1. loot(noun)


  2. loot(noun)

    to steal, especially as part of war, riot or other group violence.


  3. loot(noun)

    to examine the corpse of a fallen enemy for loot.


  4. loot(noun)

    Items dropped from defeated enemies in video games and online games.


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. loot(n)

    spoil, booty, plunder, prize, plundering, pillage

  2. loot(v)

    plunder, sack, rifle, pillage

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "loot":

    booty, plunder, pillage, looting, stash, haul, plundering

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How to use loot in a sentence?

  1. Mukaibar Shah:

    COVID virus is a fake propaganda by media and its proof is that if any patient changes the hospital the doctors there will not accept the corona test done by other hospitals in order to loot the patient afresh. Stupids wearing masks will still argue and not accept it.

  2. Mukaibar Shah:

    Now those scoundrels have started another rumor of Kent Covid variant through media to loot common men. There is no danger of Corona Virus in politicians rally where lakhs of people are called by paying wages from tax payers money and not seen even in farmers' protest

  3. President Obama:

    There's no excuse for the kind of violence that we saw yesterday, when individuals get crowbars and start prying open doors to loot, they're not protesting. They're not making a statement. They're stealing.

  4. Mohamed Ismail:

    Our lives are very difficult since the war began. We cannot grow crops except in a very small area because rebels and gangs come and loot our fields.

  5. Wang Dan:

    Lets look at what the Chinese regime is clearly. Its a group of people who stole the position of ruling China, one of the largest counties in the world and theyre taking advantage of that position to do one thing: loot.

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  • plyndreDanish
  • plündern, Raubgut, Zaster, Knete, BeuteGerman
  • πλιατσικολογώ, λεία, λεηλατώ, κλοπιμαία, λαφυραγωγώGreek
  • botín, saquearSpanish
  • rüüstamaEstonian
  • ryöstösaalis, ryöstää, fyrkka, rahaFinnish
  • butin, piller, fric, pognonFrench
  • लूट, लूटनाHindi
  • zsákmány, fosztogat, hadizsákmány, zsákmányolHungarian
  • կողոպտելArmenian
  • predare, bottino, sacco, depredare, maltolto, saccheggio, saccheggiare, fare man bassaItalian
  • parakete, pāhua, pāhuahuaMāori
  • लूटMarathi
  • plyndreNorwegian
  • plundering, plunderen, poen, buitDutch
  • plyndreNorwegian Nynorsk
  • szabrowaćPolish
  • saquear, saque, moedas, pilhar, rouboPortuguese
  • pradăRomanian
  • грабить, награбленное, разграблять, добычаRussian
  • plundra, byteSwedish
  • దోచుTelugu
  • ganimet, mangır, çalıntı malTurkish
  • لُوٹنا, لوٹUrdu

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