Pronunciation: (mu-rôd'), [key]
to roam or go around in quest of plunder; make a raid for booty: Freebooters were marauding all across the territory.
to raid for plunder (often used passively): At the war's end the country had been marauded by returning bands of soldiers.
Archaic.the act of marauding.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.