verb (used with object), verb (used without object), reived, reiving. Chiefly Scot.
to rob; plunder.

1860–65; variant of reave1

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reive (riːv)
dialect (Scot), (Northern English) (intr) to go on a plundering raid
[variant of reave1]

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