verb (used with object), pil·laged, pil·lag·ing.
verb (used without object), pil·laged, pil·lag·ing.
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Origin of pillage
OTHER WORDS FROM pillagepil·lag·er, nounun·pil·laged, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for pillage
But go thou to the temple of Minerva the pillager, with victims, having assembled the matrons of distinction.
I have buried beloved dead on this journey and I have surrendered all my substance to a pillager.The City of Delight|Elizabeth Miller
Is she a poacher, a pillager of other's property, or a genuine huntress?More Hunting Wasps|J. Henri Fabre
This seems to refer to the profession of brigand and pillager.
I appear as the benefactor, and not as the pillager, of the Indians.The Conquest|Eva Emery Dye