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De*spoil" (?), v. t. [imp. & p.
p. Despoiled (?); p. pr. & vb. n.
Despoiling.] [OF. despoiller, F.
dépouiller, L. despoliare, despoliatum;
de- + spoliare to strip, rob, spolium spoil,
booty. Cf. Spoil, Despoliation.] 1.
To strip, as of clothing; to divest or unclothe. [Obs.]
2. To deprive for spoil; to plunder; to rob;
to pillage; to strip; to divest; -- usually followed by
The clothed earth is then bare, Gower.
Despoiled is the summer fair.
A law which restored to them an immense domain of
which they had been despoiled.
Despoiled of innocence, of faith, of
Syn. -- To strip; deprive; rob; bereave; rifle.
De*spoil", n. Spoil. [Obs.]
- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
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