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Noun pillaging has 1 sense
  1. plundering, pillage, pillaging - the act of stealing valuable things from a place; "the plundering of the Parthenon"; "his plundering of the great authors"
    --1 is a kind of aggression, hostility
    --1 has particulars:
     banditry; rape, rapine; looting, robbery; spoil, spoliation, spoilation, despoilation, despoilment, despoliation; ravaging, devastation; depredation, predation; sack
    Derived form: verb pillage1
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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