Brigandage



a bandit, especially one of a band of robbers in mountain or forest regions.
Historical Examples

Aunt Jane’s Nieces Abroad Edith Van Dyne
Aztec Land Maturin M. Ballou
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 8 Various
The Philippine Islands John Foreman
A Literary History of the Arabs Reynold Nicholson
Capitals Frederick W. Hamilton
The Nameless Castle Maurus Jkai
The Story of Chartres Cecil Headlam
The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 1 (of 6) Hippolyte A. Taine
The N Plays of Japan Arthur Waley

noun
a bandit or plunderer, esp a member of a gang operating in mountainous areas
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