pillage Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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pillageverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈpɪl.ɪdʒ/ formal
to ​steal something from a ​place or a ​person by using ​violence, ​especially during ​war: Works of ​art were pillaged from many ​countries in the ​darkdays of the Empire.
noun [U] uk   us  
(Definition of pillage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pillageverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈpɪl·ɪdʒ/ fml
to ​steal something from a ​place or a ​person by using ​violence, esp. during ​war: [T] Rioters pillaged and set ​fire to ​downtownbuildings.
(Definition of pillage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pillage”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指在战争中)掠夺,抢劫,劫掠…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指在戰爭中)掠奪,搶劫,劫掠…
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