[ free-boot ]
/ ˈfriˌbut /
verb (used without object)
to act as a freebooter; plunder; loot.
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Origin of freeboot
First recorded in 1585–95; back formation from freebooter
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British Dictionary definitions for freeboot
/ (ˈfriːˌbuːt) /
(intr) to act as a freebooter; pillage
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