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Will the Obama coalition now forever outvote and and pillage the makers of American wealth?

They will use their majority to pillage the makers and redistribute to the takers.

Those who carry out this pillage probably believe they can outrun their own destructiveness.

Instead, they were complicit in the plastic pillage that generated a fortune in fees from the member banks and their execs.

What reliance could repose upon a house, divided against itself—not safe from the extravagance and pillage of its own members?

Cuenca, Spain, taken by the French under Caulincourt, and given up to pillage.

So there was pillage and raiding across the Parrett, and at last Ina had sent messages to Gerent concerning it.

He gave up the town to pillage and rapine, allowing the doing of such deeds as have consigned his name to well-merited infamy.

Never forget our rule: 'A true vagabond, twenty-four hours after a pillage, must have nothing left but his skin and his knife.'


On this page you'll find 93 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pillage, such as: desecrate, loot, maraud, pilfer, ransack, and ravage.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.