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Synonyms for lootlut

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. loot, booty, pillage, plunder, prize, swag, dirty money(noun)

    goods or money obtained illegally

    shekels, cabbage, dirty money, pillaging, bread, lettuce, swag, prize, sugar, wampum, kale, lucre, clams, trophy, award, gelt, dinero, scratch, boodle, dough, moolah, lolly, plundering, pelf, loot, plunder, booty, simoleons, pillage

  2. boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum(verb)

    informal terms for money

    lolly, net, popsicle, clams, cacography, scrawl, abrasion, cabbage, borecole, kail, net profit, lucre, boodle, scratching, staff of life, starting line, plunder, gelt, colewort, pillage, booty, start, cole, net income, bread, earnings, slit, lettuce, kale, prick, stops, loot, dent, sugar, cultivated cabbage, carbohydrate, prize, chicken feed, scratch, scraping, swag, profits, dirty money, pelf, profit, refined sugar, incision, scratch line, wampumpeag, dough, dinero, saccharide, breadstuff, scrape, wampum, excoriation, scar, peag, chou, scribble, ice lolly, mark, simoleons, lollipop, shekels, moolah

  3. loot, plunder(verb)

    take illegally; of intellectual property

    "This writer plundered from famous authors"

    violate, rifle, foray, ransack, spoil, sack, loot, despoil, strip, rape, pillage, reave, plunder

  4. plunder, despoil, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray(verb)

    steal goods; take as spoils

    "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"

    foray, comb, disrobe, spoil, clean, discase, leach, rape, divest, violate, sack, dismantle, strip, unclothe, undress, reave, rifle, denude, uncase, denudate, strip down, despoil, go, ransack, loot, deprive, peel, plunder, bare, pillage, disinvest


  1. loot(noun)


  2. loot(noun)

    to steal, especially as part of war, riot or other group violence.


  3. loot(noun)

    to examine the corpse of a fallen enemy for loot.


  4. loot(noun)

    Items dropped from defeated enemies in video games and online games.


PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

booty, plunder, pillage, looting, stash, haul, plundering

Translations for loot

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • plündern, Raubgut, Zaster, Knete, BeuteGerman
  • πλιατσικολογώ, λεία, λεηλατώ, κλοπιμαία, λαφυραγωγώGreek
  • botín, saquearSpanish
  • rüüstamaEstonian
  • ryöstösaalis, ryöstää, fyrkka, rahaFinnish
  • butin, piller, fric, pognonFrench
  • लूट, लूटनाHindi
  • zsákmány, fosztogat, hadizsákmány, zsákmányolHungarian
  • կողոպտելArmenian
  • predare, bottino, sacco, depredare, maltolto, saccheggio, saccheggiare, fare man bassaItalian
  • parakete, pāhua, pāhuahuaMāori
  • लूटMarathi
  • plyndreNorwegian
  • plundering, plunderen, poen, buitDutch
  • plyndreNorwegian Nynorsk
  • szabrowaćPolish
  • saquear, saque, moedas, pilhar, rouboPortuguese
  • pradăRomanian
  • грабить, награбленное, разграблять, добычаRussian
  • plundra, byteSwedish
  • దోచుTelugu
  • ganimet, mangır, çalıntı malTurkish
  • لُوٹنا, لوٹUrdu

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