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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Plunder  \Plun"der\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Plundered};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Plundering}.]  [G.  pl["u]ndern  to  plunder,  plunder 
  frippery,  baggage.] 
  1.  To  take  the  goods  of  by  force,  or  without  right  to 
  pillage;  to  spoil;  to  sack;  to  strip;  to  rob;  as  to 
  plunder  travelers. 
 
  Nebuchadnezzar  plunders  the  temple  of  God.  --South. 
 
  2.  To  take  by  pillage;  to  appropriate  forcibly;  as  the  enemy 
  plundered  all  the  goods  they  found 
 
  Syn:  To  pillage;  despoil;  sack;  rifle;  strip;  rob. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  plundered 
  adj  :  wrongfully  emptied  or  stripped  of  anything  of  value;  "the 
  robbers  left  the  looted  train";  "people  returned  to  the 
  plundered  village"  [syn:  {looted},  {pillaged},  {ransacked}] 




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