freeboot

[free-boot]

verb (used without object)

to act as a freebooter; plunder; loot.

Origin of freeboot

First recorded in 1585–95; back formation from freebooter
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British Dictionary definitions for freeboot

freeboot

verb

(intr) to act as a freebooter; pillage
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