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Synonyms for foray
ˈfɔr eɪ, ˈfɒr eɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. foray, raid, maraud(noun)

    a sudden short attack

    Synonyms:
    maraud, raid

  2. foray(verb)

    an initial attempt (especially outside your usual areas of competence)

    "scientists' forays into politics"

    Synonyms:
    maraud, raid

  3. plunder, despoil, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray(verb)

    steal goods; take as spoils

    "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"

    Synonyms:
    comb, disrobe, spoil, clean, discase, leach, rape, divest, violate, sack, dismantle, strip, unclothe, undress, reave, rifle, denude, uncase, denudate, strip down, despoil, go, ransack, loot, deprive, peel, plunder, bare, pillage, disinvest

  4. foray(verb)

    briefly enter enemy territory

    Synonyms:
    rifle, ransack, loot, despoil, strip, pillage, reave, plunder

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. foray

    Synonyms:
    raid, sally, inroad, dragonade, escapade

    Antonyms:
    flight, retreat, recall, decampment, stampede

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. foray(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Written also Forray.] inroad, irruption, raid, piratical invasion, hostile incursion

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. foray(n)

    Synonyms:
    raid

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    incursion

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