Nouns (3)

pillaging, pillage, plundering
n. the act of stealing valuable things from a place; "the plundering of the Parthenon"; "his plundering of the great authors"

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Adjectives (1)

plundering
adj. given to taking by force what is desired

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devastation, destruction
n. the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists

Synonyms (14)

accumulative
adj. marked by acquiring or amassing; "we live in an accumulative society"
prehensile, greedy, grasping, grabby, covetous, avaricious
adj. immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth; "they are avaricious and will do anything for money"; "casting covetous eyes on his neighbor's fields"; "a grasping old miser"; "grasping commercialism"; "greedy for money and power"; "grew richer and greedier"; "prehensile employers stingy with raises for their employees"
possessive
adj. desirous of owning; "small children are so possessive they will not let others play with their toys"
predaceous, predatory, predacious
adj. living by or given to victimizing others for personal gain; "predatory capitalists"; "a predatory, insensate society in which innocence and decency can prove fatal"- Peter S. Prescott; "a predacious kind of animal--the early geological gangster"- W.E.Swinton
voracious, ravening, rapacious
adj. excessively greedy and grasping; "a rapacious divorcee on the prowl"; "ravening creditors"; "paying taxes to voracious governments"

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