despoil

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To deprive for spoil; to take spoil from; to plunder; to rob; to pillage

To dreamers in the West, Tibet is a Shangri-La despoiled by Chinese ruthlessness and rapacity.

To strip (someone) of their clothes; to undress

So Sir Persauntis doughter dud as her fadir bade hir, and so she yode unto Sir Bewmaynes bed and pryvyly she dispoyled hir and leyde hir downe by hym.

Plunder; spoliation
To violently strip (someone), with indirect object of their possessions etc.; to rob

A law which restored to them an immense domain of which they had been despoiled.

{v} to spoil, rob plunder, strip, deprive
{f} pillage, loot, rob
To despoil a place means to make it less attractive, valuable, or important by taking things away from it or by destroying it. people who despoil the countryside
steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
destroy and strip of its possession; "The soldiers raped the beautiful country"
To strip, as of clothing; to divest or unclothe
Spoil
To strip of possessions; to divest or unclothe; to undress
To deprive for spoil; to plunder; to rob; to pillage; to strip; to divest; usually followed by of
despoiler
One who despoils; one who strips by force; a plunderer
despoliation
A stripping or plundering; spoliation
despoiled
{a} robbed, stript, deprived, bereft
Despoliation
despoilment
despoiled
having been robbed and destroyed by force and violence; "the raped countryside
despoiled
past of despoil
despoiler
One who despoils
despoiler
{i} plunderer, pillager, robber
despoiler
someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war)
despoiling
present participle of despoil
despoilment
The act of despoiling; a plundering; despoliation
despoilment
{i} plundering, pillaging, robbing
despoils
third-person singular of despoil
despoliation
{i} robbery, pillaging, plundering, looting
despoliation
the act of stripping and taking by force
despoil