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sack

verb [T] (STEAL)    /sæk/
to steal all the valuable things from a building, town, etc., and possibly destroy the building or town, usually during a war: The invaders sacked every village they passed on their route.Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoilingAttacking and invading
(Definition of sack verb (STEAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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