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Synonyms for ransack
ˈræn sæk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

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

  2. comb, ransack(verb)

    search thoroughly

    "They combed the area for the missing child"

    Synonyms:
    rifle, foray, disentangle, comb, loot, despoil, strip, comb out, pillage, reave, plunder

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ransack

    Synonyms:
    rummage, rifle, explore, pillage, ravage, overhaul

    Antonyms:
    skim, survey, reconnoitre

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ransack(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    plunder, pillage, sack

  2. ransack(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    explore, rummage, search thoroughly

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