To search thoroughly; examine every part of in searching
Strip is defined as to remove clothing or covering or take something away from a person or thing.
To plunder; strip of valuables; despoil
To seize wrongfully or by force; steal:
(Archaic) To pillage; plunder
In common law, the felony of a man having illegal sexual intercourse with a woman other than his wife, by force or with threat of violence and against her will; unlawful sexual act with an unwilling other, and usually involving threat of violence. to commit the act of forcible sexual intercourse.
To damage or destroy (another's property) willfully or maliciously.
To dismiss, as from an office or position
To take by force or seize is the literal meaning of the word. It is generally synonymous with rape. Traditionally, an indictment for rape demanded inclusion of the word ravished, which implied use of force and or violence by the man and resistance by the female.
To destroy violently; ruin
To injure or damage so as to make imperfect, less attractive, etc.; spoil; impair; disfigure
To bring to total defeat; crush
To remove from office.
To raid; plunder; pillage
To take harrowing
(Dated) To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
To create (an argument or a sentence, for example) by systematically arranging ideas or terms.
To establish a basis for; found or ground:
To perform for an audience:
Find another word for despoiling. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for despoiling, like: foraying, pillaging, ransacking, stripping, looting, plundering, violating, spoiling, raping, vandalizing and sacking.