Examples from the Web for rapine
Are you not yet sated with rapine and slaughter, that you thus fall upon and tear each other?
A few hours and the city will be in the hands of the enemy, will be subject to sack, rapine, slaughter.Iconoclasts|James Huneker
But if theft and rapine be committed in a church, it is reconciled by the custom which usually obtaineth in such matters.Churches and Church Ornaments|William Durandus
His character appears to have been a strange combination of bravery and chivalry, a love of rapine, and a fantastic vanity.The Monarchs of the Main, Volume I (of 3)|Walter Thornbury
But was the state of France so wretched and undone, that no other resource but rapine remained to preserve its existence?