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Synonyms for loot

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  1. lootnoun


  2. lootnoun

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


  3. lootnoun

    to examine the corpse of a fallen enemy for loot.


  4. lootnoun

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


Princeton's WordNet

  1. loot, booty, pillage, plunder, prize, swag, dirty moneynoun

    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, wampumverb

    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, plunderverb

    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, forayverb

    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

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lootnoun

    spoil, booty, plunder, prize, plundering, pillage

  2. lootverb

    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. Lakshheish M Patel:

    As everyday, SBI securities had jammed its web trading platform to not allow traders to sell its shares. Like all other brokerage houses it is a trickester whose only business is to loot investors money by hook or crook

  2. Lakshheish M Patel:

    SENSEX and NIFTY are not barometer of share price . It misguides traders and investors. Stock exchanges helps only companies to loot public money. Good companies like PSUs have less price of shares and rarely rise while fraud private companies have huge share price with great volatility

  3. Lakshheish M Patel:

    All trading pages have been made by Baxtaxd SBI Securities to loot its clients invested money. Clients can't transact

  4. President Barack Obama on Tuesday:

    There's no excuse for the kind of violence that we saw yesterday. It is counterproductive, when individuals get crowbars and start prying open doors to loot, they're not protesting. They're not making a statement. They're stealing. When they burn down a building, they're committing arson. And they're destroying and undermining businesses and opportunities in their own communities. That robs jobs and opportunity from people in that area.

  5. 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.

Translations for loot

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  • plyndreDanish
  • plündern, Beute, Knete, Zaster, RaubgutGerman
  • κλοπιμαία, λαφυραγωγώ, πλιατσικολογώ, λεία, λεηλατώGreek
  • botín, saquearSpanish
  • rüüstamaEstonian
  • raha, ryöstää, fyrkka, ryöstösaalisFinnish
  • butin, piller, fric, pognonFrench
  • लूट, लूटनाHindi
  • zsákmányol, fosztogat, zsákmány, hadizsákmányHungarian
  • կողոպտելArmenian
  • fare man bassa, predare, depredare, saccheggio, sacco, maltolto, bottino, saccheggiareItalian
  • pāhua, parakete, pāhuahuaMāori
  • लूटMarathi
  • plyndreNorwegian
  • plunderen, buit, plundering, poenDutch
  • plyndreNorwegian Nynorsk
  • szabrowaćPolish
  • roubo, saquear, pilhar, moedas, saquePortuguese
  • pradăRomanian
  • добыча, разграблять, награбленное, грабитьRussian
  • byte, plundraSwedish
  • దోచుTelugu
  • mangır, çalıntı mal, ganimetTurkish
  • لوٹ, لُوٹناUrdu

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