Example sentences for: plundered

How can you use “plundered” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The president is said to have plundered $6 billion straight from the government treasury, making him one of the richest men in the world.

  • Not to be left behind, we've plundered the extensive newspaper archives at the Columbia University School of Journalism, our Nexis account, and even Peter Jennings' new best-selling book to assemble a more compelling--and concise--look at the 100 high points of the century.

  • He unleashed a 16-day reign of terror that left 300 Madeirans dead, stocks of sugar destroyed, and the island plundered.

  • This was emphasized in 1904 when a ship wrecked off Sanur was plundered of its cargo.

  • It was plundered by everybody, especially Bob Dylan, who swiped, alluded, and rewrote, so much in the spirit of the original works, among which lines and verses migrate freely, that he forcefully inserted himself into the tradition.

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