verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Words nearby loot
Origin of loot1
OTHER WORDS FROM lootloot·er, noun
Definition for looted (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for looted
Greece claims they were looted from the Parthenon by a nefarious British Indiana Jones character in the early 1800s.
Edmond began the inventory of looted objects after the liberation and before Paul returned to France.My Grandfather's War: Recovering the Art the Nazis Stole|Anne Sinclair|October 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the same block, Northland Chop Suey, a Chinese restaurant, has been looted at least two times.Ferguson's Other Race Problem: Riots Damaged Asian-Owned Stores|Tim Mak|August 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stores were looted and at least one local business was set on fire.This Fox News Personality Has the Absolute Dumbest Things to Say About the Michael Brown Tragedy|Asawin Suebsaeng|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When ISIS fighters took Mosul, news accounts spread of the $429 million they looted from the bank.
The Germans looted the place and smashed the mirrors over the mantelpiece, whilst there is a bullet hole through the door.Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie|George Brenton Laurie
During this time the town was still being fired and looted in places.The Egyptian campaigns, 1882 to 1885|Charles Royle
They persecuted the Albanian population – looted, burned houses and worse – more tenaciously and more ferociously than any Serb.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
Three thousand trees have been cut down at Maschala, and at Ubada the granaries have been looted and the cisterns filled up!Salammbo|Gustave Flaubert
Many soldiers, in a state of intoxication, committed incredible barbarities and looted Jewish property.