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marauder Line breaks: ma|raud¦er
Pronunciation: /məˈrɔːdə/

Definition of marauder in English:


A person who marauds; a raider: a band of English marauders were surprised and overcome
More example sentences
  • We need not look for ‘proof’ by poring over the dusty records of the meticulous pillagers, marauders, and savvy tradesmen.
  • If international rugby is to mean anything, trans-nations marauders seeking higher wages really should be stopped.
  • I can hardly think of a worse fate for any society than to be led into the future by the political class of gangsters, marauders, looters, and liars.

Words that rhyme with marauder

awarder, boarder, border, defrauder, hoarder, Korda, order, recorder, sordor, warder

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