1. [ noun ] goods or money obtained illegally
Synonyms: booty plunder prize swag dirty_money pillage
Related terms: stolen_property cut plunder
2. [ verb ] (criminal law) take illegally; of intellectual property
Synonyms: plunder

: "This writer plundered from famous authors"

Related terms: steal crime
3. [ noun ] informal terms for money
Synonyms: kale dough bread dinero gelt clams moolah cabbage pelf boodle lucre lettuce lolly scratch simoleons sugar wampum shekels
Related terms: money pilfer
4. [ verb ] (criminal law) steal goods; take as spoils
Synonyms: ransack rifle despoil foray strip pillage reave plunder

"During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"

Related terms: take deplume plunderer looting spoil plundering
Similar spelling:   lot