pillage (pil-ij), n.1. The forcible seizure of another’s property, esp. in war; esp., the wartime plundering of a city or territory. 2. The property so seized or plundered; BOOTY. — Also termed plunder. [Cases: War and National Emergency 21. C.J.S. War and National Defense § 16.] — pillage,vb.
[Blacks Law 8th]