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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who raids in search of things to steal.

Usage examples (36)
  • We realized that the marauder was a bear that had smelled the meat cooking on the campfire.
  • This marauder was a Tartar, who had been a soldier and deserted.
  • This time, the marauder was a relatively young fox - and no match for the new cockerel Dude and his hens Izzy, Pongo and Pecky.
  • For his dissertation, he studied Pheidologeton, commonly known as marauder ants, under the Pulitzer Prize-winning biologist E.O. Wilson. for more
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