steal goods; take as spoils;
"During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
"They combed the area for the missing child"
- He began to ransack his mother's workbox for a piece of thread.
- The room had been thoroughly ransacked and the contents of drawers and cupboards lay in confusion on the floor.
Ransacked the desks, throwing open drawers, glancing at letters.出自： E. Blishen
Ransacking the English language for..epithets.出自：Listener