Cathy had been caught in the fact of plundering, or, at least, hunting out the nests of the grouse.
Never did any bird flying back to a plundered nest, which it had left brimful of chirping young ones, express more complete despair, in its anguished cries and flutterings, than she by her single ’Oh!’ and the change that transfigured her late happy countenance.
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The conquerors plundered the town and surrounding countryside.
The pirates plundered small towns on that part of the coast.