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Synonyms for raid

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  1. raidnoun

    attack, incursion, foray

  2. raidnoun

    A hostile or predatory incursion; an inroad or incursion of mounted men; a sudden and rapid invasion by a cavalry force; a foray.

    incursion, attack, foray

  3. raidnoun

    To steal from; pillage

    attack, foray, incursion

  4. raidnoun

    A large group in a massively multiplayer online game, consisting of multiple parties who team up to defeat a powerful enemy.

    attack, foray, incursion

  5. raidverb

    To indulge oneself by taking from

    foray, incursion, attack

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. raidnoun

    invasion, inroad, foray, irruption, hostile incursion (especially of mounted men)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. raidnoun

    foray, incursion

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "raid":

    incursion, raids, attack, raiding, strike, descent

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  1. Mike Lee:

    We've got questions that have remained unanswered for years. From the abuse of section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, to unanswered questions about the raid on Mar-a-Lago, to unanswered questions regarding why the Attorney General of the United States saw fit to issue a letter, a memorandum, essentially accusing moms and dads concerned about what their kids are being taught in public schools of being domestic terrorists of some sort.

  2. Subhankar Goldar:

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

  3. Michael Bennet:

    President Trump's selfish decision to raid military construction funding is a new low in his ridiculous pursuit of a campaign promise. These projects, including the Space Control Facility at Peterson Air Force Base, were identified by the Department of Defense and the Trump Administration as critical to our military readiness. Taking money from operational priorities to pay for a wasteful and ineffective wall is grossly irresponsible and undermines our national security.

  4. Chris Scott:

    It is astonishing to see how the ripples caused by man-made explosions can affect the edge of space. Each raid released the energy of at least 300 lightning strikes, the sheer power involved has allowed us to quantify how events on the Earth’s surface can also affect the ionosphere.

  5. Oleksandr Glyvynskyy:

    We’re struggling inside because we know people are dying every day, last night, I woke up two times because I had this air raid program on my phone.

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