What does the word marauder mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A plunderer; robber.

Usage examples for marauder

  1. Clothes are rolled into a bundle and tied to the hammock, that one may close one's eyes reasonably confident that the supply will not be diminished by some small marauder. – Edge of the Jungle by William Beebe
  2. What was Columbus but a marauder, a buccaneer? – The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
  3. But there was no cat in sight; and it was not till I stood immediately under the tree that I discovered the marauder to be a snake, just then slowly making toward the ground, with a young bird in his jaws. – A Rambler's lease by Bradford Torrey