|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|
: "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|