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Antonyms for raid

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  1. raidnoun

    foray, attack, incursion

  2. raidnoun

    To engage in a raid.

    incursion, attack, foray

  3. raidnoun

    To steal from; pillage

    attack, foray, incursion

  4. raidnoun

    To lure from another; to entice away from

    attack, foray, incursion

  5. raidverb

    To indulge oneself by taking from

    attack, incursion, foray

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  1. foray, raid, maraudnoun

    a sudden short attack

    maraud, foray

  2. raidverb

    an attempt by speculators to defraud investors

    maraud, foray

  3. raid, bustverb

    search without warning, make a sudden surprise attack on

    "The police raided the crack house"

    tear, rupture, bust, wear, wear out, foray into, snap, break, fall apart, burst

  4. foray into, raidverb

    enter someone else's territory and take spoils

    "The pirates raided the coastal villages regularly"

    foray into, bust

  5. raidverb

    take over (a company) by buying a controlling interest of its stock

    "T. Boone Pickens raided many large companies"

    foray into, bust

  6. raidverb

    search for something needed or desired

    "Our babysitter raided our refrigerator"

    foray into, bust

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. raidnoun

    foray, incursion

How to use raid in a sentence?

  1. Hasan Rasouli:

    There was a raid at the hospital by Afghan special forces where wounded Taliban fighters are usually treated.

  2. Subhankar Goldar:

    We did not quite raid the place, but helped the girl escape and get to the police.

  3. Bob Trout:

    When I heard about the search warrant for Senator Burr's cell phone, my first thought was' speech or debate clause,' in the case of the FBI's Saturday night raid on Congressman Jefferson's office in the Rayburn House Office Building, Rayburn House had the look and feel of an invasion of Congressional sacred space. And on a bipartisan basis, Congress raised holy hell. Showing up at a Senator's personal residence and politely taking possession of a cell phone ? Not the same vibe.

  4. Edward J. Burns:

    The fundamental premise of the affidavit is that because a piece of information discovered in an entirely independent police investigation is not in the dioceses files, the diocese must have hidden or concealed that information and is continuing to hide or conceal that information, so that it warrants a raid of religious offices.

  5. The SEAL officer:

    About six weeks after the Bin Laden raid, I got a white envelope and in it was a thank-you note, unsigned. And in it was a piece of the fuselage of the blown-up Black Hawk in that courtyard. Sent to me by one of my friends.

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