GRE Word List

PILLAGE

plunder

The meaning of the word pillage is plunder.

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WordMeaning
bedizendress with vulgar finery
serratedhaving a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf
breedproduce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
yokelrustic; country bumpkin;
meretriciousflashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
hubbubconfused uproar; loud noise; din
genreparticular variety of art or literature
elusiveevasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
pretendfeign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
sojourntemporary stay; V: stay for a time