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Synonym of Looting

Looting Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
looting
Synonyms and related words:
assault, attack, banditry, battering, brigandage, brigandism, butchery, depredation, despoiling, despoilment, despoliation, direption, disorderliness, foraging, foray, forcible seizure, freebooting, killing, laying waste, marauding, massacre, obstreperousness, onslaught, pillage, pillaging, plunder, plundering, plunderous, predacious, predacity, predatory, raid, raiding, ransacking, rapaciousness, rapacity, rape, rapine, ravage, ravagement, ravaging, ravenousness, ravishment, razzia, reiving, rifling, riot, rioting, sack, sacking, sharkishness, slaughter, sowing with salt, spoiling, spoliation, spoliatory, unruliness, violation, wolfishness
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
looting

Noun
1. plundering during riots or in wartime
(synonym) robbery
(hypernym) plundering, pillage, pillaging
(derivation) plunder, despoil, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray


loot

Noun
1. goods or money obtained illegally
(synonym) booty, pillage, plunder, prize, swag, dirty money
(hypernym) stolen property
(part-meronym) cut
(derivation) plunder, despoil, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray
2. informal terms for money
(synonym) boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum
(hypernym) money

Verb
1. take illegally; of intellectual property; "This writer plundered from famous authors"
(synonym) plunder
(hypernym) steal
(classification) crime, law-breaking
2. steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
(synonym) plunder, despoil, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray
(hypernym) take
(hyponym) deplume, displume
(derivation) plunderer, pillager, looter, spoiler, despoiler, raider, freebooter

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