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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 plun·der /ˈplʌndɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Plun·der v. t. [imp. & p. p. Plundered p. pr. & vb. n. Plundering.]
 1. To take the goods of by force, or without right; to pillage; to spoil; to sack; to strip; to rob; as, to plunder travelers.
    Nebuchadnezzar plunders the temple of God.   --South.
 2. To take by pillage; to appropriate forcibly; as, the enemy plundered all the goods they found.
 Syn: -- To pillage; despoil; sack; rifle; strip; rob.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Plun·der n.
 1. The act of plundering or pillaging; robbery. See Syn. of Pillage.
    Inroads and plunders of the Saracens.   --Sir T. North.
 2. That which is taken by open force from an enemy; pillage; spoil; booty; also, that which is taken by theft or fraud. “He shared in the plunder.”
 3. Personal property and effects; baggage or luggage. [Slang, Southwestern U.S.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : goods or money obtained illegally [syn: loot, booty, pillage,
           prize, swag, dirty money]
      v 1: take illegally; of intellectual property; "This writer
           plundered from famous authors" [syn: loot]
      2: plunder (a town) after capture; "the barbarians sacked Rome"
         [syn: sack]
      3: steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people
         looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
         [syn: despoil, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack,
          pillage, foray]
      4: destroy and strip of its possession; "The soldiers raped the
         beautiful country" [syn: rape, spoil, despoil, violate]