spoliate

spoliate

[spoh-lee-eyt]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), spoliated, spoliating.
to plunder, rob, or ruin.

Origin:
1715–25; < Latin spoliātus, past participle of spoliāre to spoil. See spoil, -ate1

spoliator, noun
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spoliate (ˈspəʊlɪˌeɪt)
 
vb
a less common word for despoil

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