Translation of "plunder" - English-Spanish dictionary

plunder

verb uk /ˈplʌn.dər/ us /-dɚ/

to steal goods violently from a place, especially during a war

saquear
After the president fled the country, the palace was plundered by soldiers.
Tragically, the graves were plundered and the contents scattered.

to steal or remove something precious from something, in a way that does not consider moral laws or is more severe than it need be

robar
Someone has been plundering funds from the company.
The future of our planet is in danger if we continue to plunder its resources as we do.
plunderer noun uk /r/ us //
noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈplʌn.dər/ us /-dɚ/

an occasion when goods are stolen from a place, especially violently or during a war, or these stolen goods

saqueo, botín
Residents in the villages under attack have been unable to protect their homes from plunder.
The thieves hid their plunder in the woodshed.

a situation in which something is taken in a way that is not morally right or is too extreme

saqueo
We need to put a stop to the plunder of the rain forest.

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

plunder

verb /ˈplandə/

to rob or steal from (a place)

saquear, pillar
The soldiers plundered and looted (the city).
plunderer noun

saqueador

(Translation of “plunder” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)