Origin of loot1
OTHER WORDS FROM lootlooter, noun
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How to use loot in a sentence
There, according to Zambernardi, US ambassador Robert Hill carried the loot onto a private jet headed for Texas.Lunik: Inside the CIA’s audacious plot to steal a Soviet satellite|Bobbie Johnson|January 28, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Please, no loot grindIn contrast to the 007 game announcement from IO Interactive, which was a match made in heaven, the response to the announcement of this game has been a bit more muted.
The loot premise works with games like “Borderlands” that revolve entirely around getting new guns.
In August, the game’s director Keith Lee said, “Godfall is a looter slasher that features intense action, satisfying moment-to-moment combat, and robust loot progression systems.”‘Godfall’ impressions: A solid, sometimes boring adventure|Gene Park|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
But burning, rioting, and looting are disgraceful—and they make for real-life victims we somehow never hear about.
Rioting and looting ensued shortly after the verdict and racial tensions were tense across the United States for years to follow.
In January 1948, Spitz again fell under suspicion for his role in the looting of art in Europe during the war.
Faced with rampaging youths, Chicago Mayor Richard Daley issued a strict “shoot to kill” order to police to halt looting.It's Time for a New Kerner Commission on Police and Race|Jay Kriegel|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
NOTE: D'Souza's quote from Newsmax compared ISIS to 'what's going on in Furgeson,' and beheading to looting.Dinesh D’Souza: Ferguson Protesters Are Just Like ISIS|Olivia Nuzzi|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jutes And paid us visits in their ships Bent on their ruthless looting trips.A Humorous History of England|C. Harrison
They are reported as engaged in looting the city and getting drunk on the contents of the bodegas.The Onslaught from Rigel|Fletcher Pratt
From them we heard awful tales of massacres and looting during the Bolshevist domination over the Black Sea regions.Eastern Nights - and Flights|Alan Bott
Naturally, after being the scene of so much looting and such massacres, there is little left of the original city of the caliphs.
The desert Arabs hovered like vultures in the distance waiting for nightfall to cover them in their looting.