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synonyms for freebooting

  • copying
  • hijacking
  • infringement
  • plagiarism
  • theft
  • bootlegging
  • buccaneering
  • rapine
  • stealing
  • swashbuckling
  • commandeering
  • marauding
  • pirating
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How to use freebooting in a sentence

Before Bellamont sailed for America, William spoke strongly to him about the freebooting which was the disgrace of the colonies.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Though a rollicking, joking man himself, his followers are a reckless, freebooting set.
STANLEY'S ADVENTURES IN THE WILDS OF AFRICAJOEL TYLER HEADLEY AND WILLIAM FLETCHER JOHNSON
But to Lady Jane, the freebooting owner of Arwenack, punishment was ultimately meted out.
FROM THE NORTH FORELAND TO PENZANCECLIVE HOLLAND
A bold, freebooting Amazon she appeared, standing there in the fire-glow, and one to whom hardihood was a birth-right.
THE BLACK PEARLMRS. WILSON WOODROW
The Markovians, a vast pirate community, had voluntarily abandoned freebooting for reasons yet to be discovered.
CUBS OF THE WOLFRAYMOND F. JONES
Breones, a Raetian freebooting tribe living near the Brenner pass, i. 11.
THE LETTERS OF CASSIODORUSCASSIODORUS (AKA MAGNUS AURELIUS CASSIODORUS SENATOR)
For three or four years almost nothing was heard of freebooting; but it was a deceitful calm, not a final cessation of the storm.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 18, NO. 110, DECEMBER, 1866VARIOUS
It was estimated, in 1840, that one hundred thousand men made freebooting their trade.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 18, NO. 110, DECEMBER, 1866VARIOUS
Many circumstances combined to make this freebooting career popular among the lower classes.
GATHERINGS FROM SPAINRICHARD FORD
He left England on a freebooting expedition the same year, and returned in 1579.
STATE TRIALS, POLITICAL AND SOCIALVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO FREEBOOTING

  • bootlegging
  • buccaneering
  • commandeering
  • copying
  • freebooting
  • hijacking
  • infringement
  • marauding
  • pirating
  • plagiarism
  • rapine
  • stealing
  • swashbuckling
  • theft
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.