invade


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Synonyms for invade

Synonyms for invade

to enter so as to attack, plunder, destroy, or conquer

Synonyms for invade

march aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation

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to intrude upon, infringe, encroach on, violate

occupy in large numbers or live on a host

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penetrate or assault, in a harmful or injurious way

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If the income earned on this portfolio falls below the established amount, the trustee would use the power to adjust and invade the principal for the shortfall.
Build relationships, don't invade personal space-time.
reserved the right to invade any Latin American country that engaged in "flagrant wrongdoing.
He pooh-poohs the possibility that Iraq might invade one or more of its neighbors and argues that Saddam Hussein "is primarily devoted to preserving his regime and his own personal existence.
The paramilitaries invade villages and cities under the pretext of looking for civilians who support the guerrillas.
He or she can invade the principal for health reasons or to maintain an accustomed standard of living.
of Barton, TC Memo 1993-583, in which the grantor retained the sole power to terminate the trust and to invade trust principal by written direction to the trustee.
For example, black spruce and tamarack invade acidic bogs that starve them of nitrogen and sometimes even oxygen.
2041-3(b) the general power was not in existence at Ethel's death because the contingency on which the power to invade principal depended-exhaustion of the marital fund-did not occur.
Reagan somehow sensed the real lesson of Vietnam: If you're going to involve a large number of American troops, find a country a lot smaller than Vietnam to invade.
Rodents invade an estimated 21 million homes in the United States every winter and are a considerable health and property nuisance.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday warned of a bloody confrontation should China invade the Philippines if talks over our maritime dispute fail.
Q WHY did Yugoslavia try to invade Italy in May 1945?
Did the learned gentleman not read the previous day's press where we were informed of the 1,040 ways the system can invade our privacy?