noun see ransack

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ransacker — noun One who ransacks. Syn: looter …   Wiktionary

  • ransacker — n. one who ransacks, one who searches for items to steal …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ransacker — ran·sack·er …   English syllables

  • ransacker — kə(r) noun ( s) : one that ransacks …   Useful english dictionary

  • ransack — ransacker, n. /ran sak/, v.t. 1. to search thoroughly or vigorously through (a house, receptacle, etc.): They ransacked the house for the missing letter. 2. to search through for plunder; pillage: The enemy ransacked the entire town. [1200 50; ME …   Universalium

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  • ransack — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English ransaken, from Old Norse rannsaka, from rann house + saka (akin to Old English sēcan to seek) more at seek Date: 13th century 1. a. to search thoroughly b. to examine closely and carefully 2. to search… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Randersacker — Wappen Deutschlandkarte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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