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1. pillage

noun. ['ˈpɪlɪdʒ'] the act of stealing valuable things from a place.

Synonyms

  • despoilment
  • despoilation
  • spoilation
  • rapine
  • banditry
  • aggression
  • devastation
  • looting
  • plundering
  • robbery
  • despoliation
  • predation
  • spoil
  • hostility
  • sack
  • rape
  • spoliation
  • depredation
  • pillaging

Antonyms

  • friendliness
  • unacquisitive
  • succeed
  • love

Etymology

  • pillage (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • piller (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Pillage

  • village
  • milledge
  • millage

Sentences with pillage


1. Verb, base form
Sparrows will pillage orchard crops as well.

Quotes about pillage


1. [Science fiction is] out in the mainstream now. You can tell by the way mainstream literary authors pillage SF while denying they're writing it!
- Terry Pratchett

2. pillage

noun. ['ˈpɪlɪdʒ'] goods or money obtained illegally.

Synonyms

  • dirty money
  • cut
  • stolen property
  • plunder
  • swag
  • prize
  • loot

Antonyms

  • peace
  • hire
  • pack
  • dock

Etymology

  • pillage (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • piller (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. pillage

verb. ['ˈpɪlɪdʒ'] steal goods; take as spoils.

Synonyms

  • deplume
  • take
  • displume
  • strip
  • despoil
  • plunder
  • reave
  • foray
  • loot
  • rifle

Antonyms

  • saddle
  • charge
  • lodge
  • fuse

Etymology

  • pillage (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • piller (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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