HyperDic: reave

English > 1 sense of the word reave:
VERBpossessionreave, plunder, despoil, loot, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foraysteal goods
reave > pronunciation
Soundsriy'v
Rhymesachieve ... weave: 34 rhymes with iyv...
English > reave: 1 sense > verb 1, possession
Meaningsteal goods; take as spoils.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsplunder, despoil, loot, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray
Narrowerdeplume, displumestrip of honors, possessions, or attributes
BroadertakeTake by force
Spanishdespojar, desvalijar, expoliar, pillar, saquear
Catalandesvalisar, espoliar, expilar, saquejar

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