Translation of "pillage" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈpɪl.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈpɪl.ɪdʒ/ formal

to steal something from a place or a person by using violence, especially during war

pillar, saquear
Works of art were pillaged from many countries in the dark days of the Empire.
pillage noun [ no plural ] uk us

pillaje, saqueo

(Translation of “pillage” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)