To rob of goods by force, especially in time of war
Goods or property seized unlawfully, especially by a victor in wartime
Marcellus gave the city up to plunder (Liv.
Athenion sent him with some troops to Delos, to plunder the treasures of the temple, but he showed little military capacity.
Here as at Tarutino they went after plunder, leaving the men.
He was even charged with plotting with his Epirot ally to plunder Delphi.
As a rule they are orderly and law-abiding, but traditions of plunder have been handed down to them from early times, and many of them retain the predatory instincts of their forefathers.