Thesaurus / depredate
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
But the most valuable of the members of the band of friends of the Jameses are those who never go abroad to depredate.
LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF FRANK AND JESSE JAMESJ. A. DACUS
I have been told that superstitious thieves hang veils or kerchiefs before the picture in rooms where they depredate.
OVERLAND THROUGH ASIA; PICTURES OF SIBERIAN, CHINESE, AND TARTAR LIFETHOMAS WALLACE KNOX
Continuing, he charged the general with inciting his employés to depredate on the fences and fields.
Chickens depredate warily about the doorsteps, and intent pigs emerge for plunder from the alleys.
LAST WORDSSTEPHEN CRANE
Col. Bush asked if this man Blackman, who took out a commission in order to depredate and plunder, is still living?
UNCLE DANIEL'S STORY OF "TOM" ANDERSONJOHN MCELROY
WORDS RELATED TO DEPREDATE
- bring down
- bring to ruin
- clean out
- do in
- lay waste
- make a mess of
- use up
- wipe out
- wreak havoc on
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