from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A plunderer or thief.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who pills or plunders.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A plunderer; a robber.
  • n. An obsolete spelling of pillar.


Partly from Anglo-Norman pilour, from Old French piller "to plunder" (more at pillage) (Wiktionary)


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