You pull down, you despoil; but they build up, they restore.
But forgive me; it was hard for me to see you despoil yourself.
I would rather say, "despoil me of my life, but my integrity never."
If I despoil the bulls of their skins, you are not too proud to despoil one of the husbands of the widow.
Euphorbus, attempting to despoil Patroclus of his armour, is slain by Menelaus.