freebooter freebooter


  • (n) someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war)


  1. THE accusations raised in the grand jury indictments of John Mitchell and Maurice Stansalong with a notorious financial freebooter and a leading New Jersey Republicanform a.
  2. In 1847 a Portuguese freebooter and slave trader named Allen Vince sued him for a $200 debt, got a judgment against the land.
  3. To be sure, Annie is a part-time smuggler and full-time freebooter.
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