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  1. spoils(Noun)

    That which is taken from another by violence; especially, the plunder taken from an enemy; pillage; booty.

    "Gentle gales, Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils." uE000187786uE001Milton.

  2. spoils(Noun)

    Public offices and their benefits regarded as the peculiar property of a successful party or faction, to be bestowed for its own advantage; -- commonly in the plural; as

    to the victor belong the spoils

How to pronounce spoils?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say spoils in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spoils in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spoils in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of spoils in a Sentence

  1. Anatole France:

    Nothing spoils a confession like repentance.

  2. Ancient Egyptian:

    A rotten fish spoils all the fish in the basket.

  3. Leonardo da Vinci:

    Study without desire spoils the memory, and it retains nothing that it takes in.

  4. John Gray:

    It is not giving children more that spoils them it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.

  5. John Gray, "Children Are From Heaven":

    It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.

Images & Illustrations of spoils

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