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Pronunciation of Plundering: Learn how to pronounce Plundering in English correctly

Learn how to say Plundering correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word plunder:

[with object]
steal goods from (a place or person), typically using force and in a time of war or civil disorder:
looters moved into the disaster area to plunder shops
steal (goods), typically using force and in a time of disorder:
the contents of the abandoned houses were plundered by members of the new regime
take material from (artistic or academic work) for one’s own purposes:
we shall plunder related sciences to assist our research
[mass noun]
the violent and dishonest acquisition of property:
the commander refused to maintain his troops through pillage and plunder
property acquired illegally and violently:
the army sacked the city and carried off huge quantities of plunder


mid 17th century: from German pl√ľndern, literally ‘rob of household goods’, from Middle High German plunder ‘household effects’. Early use of the verb was with reference to the Thirty Years War (reflecting German usage); on the outbreak of the Civil War in 1642, the word and activity were associated with the forces under Prince Rupert