Pillage

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Pillage Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of stealing valuable things from a place; "the plundering of the Parthenon"; "his plundering of the great authors"
  • goods or money obtained illegally
  • steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • goods or money obtained illegally ,
  • the act of stealing valuable things from a place; "the plundering of the Parthenon"; "his plundering of the great authors"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Pillage'


  • The Pillage: The Pillage is the debut album of Wu-Tang Clan member (formerly a close affiliate), Cappadonna. It was released on March 24, 1998 by Razor Sharp/Epic
  • Pillage of Ein Gedi: The Pillage of Ein Gedi refers to the Sicarii raid of Ein Gedi during the Great Jewish Revolt. According to Josephus, on Passover, the Sicarii of Masada
  • Pillager, Minnesota: "Pillager" redirects here. For other uses, see Pillager (disambiguation). Pillager is a city in Cass County, Minnesota, United States. The population
  • Pillager Band of Chippewa Indians: Pillager Band of Chippewa Indians (or simply the Pillagers; Makandwewininiwag in the Ojibwe language) are a historical band of Chippewa (Ojibwe) who settled

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Pillage Sample Sentences in News


  • Bemba lawyers call for acquittal at int'l court
    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Lawyers for former Congo vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba have called on judges at the International Criminal Court to acquit him of charges including murder, rape and pillage allegedly committed by his militia in Central African Republic in 2002-2003. Read more on this news related to 'Pillage'
  • Former Congo vice president's lawyers call for his acquittal at international court trial
    Lawyers for former Congo vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba have called on judges at the International Criminal Court to acquit him of charges including murder, rape and pillage allegedly committed by his militia in Central African Republic in 2002-2003. Read more on this news related to 'Pillage'
  • Smart personnel decision key in Calgary Stampeders success so far this season
    The 2013 CFL expansion draft was supposed to pillage much of the depth the Calgary Stampeders had spent years building up. Read more on this news related to 'Pillage'

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