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marauding

Syllabification: ma·raud·ing
Pronunciation: /məˈrôdiNG
 
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Definition of marauding in English:

adjective

Going about in search of things to steal or people to attack: marauding gangs of youths
More example sentences
  • The peaceful citizens of this State persecuted by the marauding mercenaries should not be forced to mount demonstration to get the state machinery moving.
  • They ceded the streets to marauding looters.
  • His paternal instincts would naturally take over and he would do whatever was necessary to protect his daughter from these marauding psychopaths.
Synonyms
predatory, rapacious, thieving, plundering, pillaging, looting, freebooting, piratical

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