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Synonyms for plunder

Synonyms for plunder

to rob of goods by force, especially in time of war

goods or property seized unlawfully, especially by a victor in wartime

Synonyms for plunder

goods or money obtained illegally

plunder (a town) after capture

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destroy and strip of its possession

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Tired of the abusive ways of her increasingly unhinged boss, Lorna Valera (Cherry Pie Picache), put-upon accountant cum henchwoman Zeny Roblado (Aunor) is forced to reveal a circuitous trail of corruption that exposes the plunderous kickbacks received by a long list of avaricious government officials from fraudulent NGOs.
The pages of our history are clear: The Marcos dictatorship was plunderous and corrupt, and blatantly violated human rights.
It is clear from the pages of history that the Marcos dictatorship was plunderous, violative of human rights and corrupt.
Ramos noted that it had been 30 years since a million of us Filipinos gathered at Edsa in February 1986 to defend our democracy and freedom, and by so doing, bloodlessly ejected an abusive and plunderous dictatorial regime.
Estrada demonstrated proclivity to hide his financial dealings from scrutiny in order to, presumably, forestall the discovery of his illicit activities When Estrada closed his accounts as described he was clearly trying to conceal and protect his monies that he accumulated from his plunderous activities," the motion said.
If we define it in accordance with the Supreme Court ruling, it will protect us against a plunderous president.
Deputy Speaker Giorgidi Aggabao expressed concern that Malacanang's proposal that Congress pass a stand-alone law defining savings might lead to its exploitation by "a future plunderous president.
One sensed an impending rubout in Manila, called his mayors as psychological and physical shields, then went public to expose the plunderous behavior of a sitting president.
KMP chair Rafael Mariano, in a statement, said the board of directors of United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB) is "repeating the same plunderous scheme that led to its bankruptcy.
By: choosing well in 2016, we can make honest and dedicated public service the new norm, and avoid repeating the excesses of that plunderous decade when an unelected president seized power and used every dirty trick in the book to preserve it.