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Noun pillage has 2 senses
  1. loot, booty, pillage, plunder, prize, swag, dirty money - goods or money obtained illegally
    --1 is a kind of stolen property
    --1 has parts: cut
    Derived form: verb pillage1
  2. plundering, pillage, pillaging - the act of stealing valuable things from a place; "the plundering of the Parthenon"; "his plundering of the great authors"
    --2 is a kind of aggression, hostility
    --2 has particulars:
     banditry; rape, rapine; looting, robbery; spoil, spoliation, spoilation, despoilation, despoilment, despoliation; ravaging, devastation; depredation, predation; sack
Verb pillage has 1 sense
  1. plunder, despoil, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray - steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
    --1 is one way to take
    Derived forms: noun pillage1, noun pillager1, noun pillaging1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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