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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Destroy and strip of its possession; Steal goods.

Usage examples (35)
  • “Destroy, nor sweeping storms despoil thy flowers.”
  • See then what good things you deprive and despoil me of.
  • But not for himself did Meleager despoil the body of his foe.
  • Both sides despoil our land, and both sides will be driven out. for more
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