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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plundering, pillage, pillagingadjective

    the act of stealing valuable things from a place

    "the plundering of the Parthenon"; "his plundering of the great authors"

    Synonyms:
    prize, booty, plunder, swag, loot, dirty money, pillaging, pillage

    Antonyms:
    unacquisitive

  2. plunderingadjective

    given to taking by force what is desired

    Antonyms:
    unacquisitive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "plundering":

    looting, pillaging, pillage, plunder, looted, dispossession, sacking, loot

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How to use plundering in a sentence?

  1. Italian Culture Minister Dario Franceschini:

    (This) has led to the recovery of thousands of archaeological items and defeated a criminal organization dedicated to plundering southern Italy's cultural heritage.

  2. Arturo Pierre Martinez:

    The illegal war carried out against the nation of Iraq serves as a perfect example of how the U.S. government acts much like a Mafia enterprise ... criminally plundering entire nations of their resources, strategic reserves and economies.

  3. Donald Trump:

    The days of plundering American jobs and American wealth -- those days are over.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    We make the evil monsters, spending billions of money, to get nothing and then remain engaged, to destroy them plundering the resources, double of that. We still claim ourselves to be wise and civilized characters.

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