Usage examples for loot

  1. What if Lund regarded the girl as legitimate loot – A Man to His Mate by J. Allan Dunn
  2. There was no doubt at all that his loot was being used to make instruments and devices of unknown kinds. – Anything You Can Do by Gordon Randall Garrett
  3. What Garrity promised him I can't say, but certainly it must have been a satisfactory percentage of the loot maybe an interest in the team when Garrity got control; and Weegman would sell his soul for money. – Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager by Burt L. Standish
  4. And all this was merely the loot of the outer rooms of the palace, for the treasury was not yet touched. – Athelstane Ford by Allen Upward
  5. All merchantmen were their prey; they divided the loot and sold the crews into slavery. – American Men of Action by Burton E. Stevenson
  6. They ran down to the wharf, transferred their loot to the rowboat, and pulled out to the Sea Gull, swinging at her mooring in deep water. – The Stolen Singer by Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger
  7. Besides, what guarantee was there that the invaders would not loot the Earth of everything they wanted and then annihilate all life upon it before they departed? – Raiders of the Universes by Donald Wandrei
  8. If they was a crooked wheel in the gambling house that was making a lot of coin, Black Jack would slide in some night, stick up the works, and clean out with the loot – Black Jack by Max Brand
  9. In the act, as it were, of seizing the Sturgis' loot he was put out by a blow from a leather black- jack brought down upon his defenseless head by an expert hand. – Lonesome Town by Ethel and James Dorrance
  10. She had not thought of its age and history, neither did the sight of such pathetic loot wake bitter feelings against her foes. – The Life of Nancy by Sarah Orne Jewett
  11. They asked one of the native drivers what they were doing, and he replied in pigeon English that they were collecting loot for the Rev. – Captain Jinks, Hero by Ernest Crosby
  12. The Soviet Commisar, with Red soldiers, visited the shop one day to loot the stock. – With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia by John Ward
  13. The Bolsheviki aren't the only ones that shoot up villages and take the loot so far the Americans haven't done it. – Letters from China and Japan by John Dewey Alice Chipman Dewey
  14. Just thin th' loot come in. – Mr. Dooley: In the Hearts of His Countrymen by Finley Peter Dunne
  15. All the tempestuous passions of mankind's young days, the love of loot and the love of glory, the love of adventure and the love of danger, with the great love of the unknown and vast dreams of dominion and power, have passed like images reflected from a mirror, leaving no record upon the mysterious face of the sea. – The Mirror of the Sea by Joseph Conrad
  16. When the Dissolution had taken place, apart from the private loot which was enormous, and to which we shall turn a few pages hence, a methodical destruction took place on the part of the Crown. – The Historic Thames by Hilaire Belloc
  17. Jacket and the other loot laden soldiers had been sent on ahead, together with those troopers who were sharing mounts with the rescued prisoners; they were now waiting perhaps two miles from town for their companions to overtake them. – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach
  18. All that loot hidden under the old barn on his place was positive proof of his guilt. – The Chums of Scranton High at Ice Hockey by Donald Ferguson
  19. They'll take it and loot it. – The Invaders by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  20. It is probably one of our boys returning for more loot light the lantern now, and keep on down the road, making as much noise as you can, while I lie in wait for him. – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville