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  Definition of despoil
  1. destroy and strip of its possession; "The soldiers raped the beautiful country"
  2. steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
Similar Words: rape, spoil, violate, plunder, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray

 

Hyponyms: deplume, displume

 

Derivational Morphology: plundering, pillage, pillaging, spoil, spoliation, spoilation, despoilation, despoilment, despoliation, rape, rapine, loot, booty, plunder, prize, swag, dirty money, plunderer, pillager, looter, spoiler, despoiler, raider, freebooter, looting, robbery

 

Anagrams: spoiled

 

 
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