Usage examples for plundered

  1. After a distinct and repeated agreement as to the price of their rooms he charged them twice as much, and then made a merit of throwing off two marks out of the twenty he had plundered them of. – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  2. Golah had the discretion to yield to a destiny that could not be averted,- the misfortune of being made a prisoner and plundered at the same time. – The Boy Slaves by Mayne Reid
  3. For many years a new soil has been accumulating, and all that stood on the plain, including so much of the remains of the temple as had not been plundered and carried away by different conquerors, is probably now buried many feet under its surface. – Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, Vol. I (of 2) by John Lloyd Stephens