Sentence Examples


  • Traces remain of the circuit wall, and of a sanctuary with copious terra-cotta offerings; the large necropolis yields constant loot to illicit excavation.
  • To pay his debt to Rome he was compelled to resort to extraordinary methods of raising money; he actually met his death (187 B.C.) in an attempt to loot the temple of Elymais.
  • The conqueror allowed his soldiers to loot, but inflicted no permanent punishment upon the people.
  • The poem, which extends to loot lines written in the irregular alliterative rhymed stanza, is a bird-allegory, of the type familiar in the Parlement of Foules.
  • It was founded by King St Stephen, and the original deed from loot is preserved in the archives of the abbey.

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