Pronunciation of Booty
/bˈuːti/, /bˈuːti/, /b_ˈuː_t_i/
Synonyms for booty:
contraband, ill-gotten gains, rake off.
Other synonyms and related words:
keister, hams, cheek, clams, pelf, trophy, lettuce, spoil, tail, lucre, plant, pillage, contraband, breech, purchase, lolly, haunches, simoleons, tush, fanny, pillaging, wampum, nates, plundering, dirty money, moolah, Heinie, duff, shekels, take, pickings, Hunkers, award, bread, gelt, cabbage, dinero, acquisition, sugar, dough, scratch, kale, butt, backside.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
pickings, ill-gotten gains, take.
plunder, loot, pillage, dirty money, prize, swag.
Usage examples for booty:
- The town's apt to have the most booty, you know that, Jacques. - "Caribbee", Thomas Hoover.
- They extend their depredations into remote districts, and the booty they bring home with them they share liberally with the native police and landholders under whose protection they live. - "Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official", William Sleeman.
- He reasons that the thieves, having begun to display their booty, may grow more reckless. - "Out of a Labyrinth", Lawrence L. Lynch.