Definición de despoil en inglés:

despoil

Silabificación: de·spoil
Pronunciación: /diˈspoil
 
/

verbo

[with object]

Derivativos

despoiler

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Radical environmentalists sidestep the question by declaring the despoilers of wilderness the ‘real terrorists.’
  • The city is being given to the despoilers, speculators, land mafia and vandals.
  • But the challenge will be to bring the urban voter in particular, along with us, so that they realise that various popular images they might have, be it of the noble farmer or be it of the farmer as an environmental despoiler are wrong.

despoilment

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It investigates zoning, despoilment, natural resources, federal, state and local policy and all manner of important issues relating to the fragile ecosystem of Hawaii, and the world.
  • How could it defend itself against further despoilment by foreigners?
  • Historically, the kind of drastic accumulation I encountered is a brand-new kind of despoilment.

Origen

Middle English: from Old French despoillier, from Latin despoliare 'rob, plunder' (from spolia 'spoil').

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Pronunciación: kəːf
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