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Synonyms for foray

Synonyms for foray

an act of invading, especially by military forces

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

Synonyms for foray

a sudden short attack

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

briefly enter enemy territory

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On the sloping bank of the stream are a number of banana-trees I have often seen a score or two of young people making a merry foray on the great golden clusters, and bearing them off, one after another, to different parts of the vale, shouting and trampling as they went.
A war party of the Poncas had made a foray into the lands of the Omahas, and carried off a number of women and horses.
Ayala forays into courier, freight forwarding services !-- -- Iris Gonzales (The Philippine Star) - September 2, 2018 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines .
Malaysia cannot afford to ignore China's investment forays as it helped boost its economy, but will not become overly dependent on the republic, Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Chua Tee Yong said.
Finally, extra-territorial forays may contribute substantively to population processes, but occurrence of these forays has not been documented or quantified in gray foxes.
New tough rules by the central bank of India could force Non-Banking Finance Companies in the nation to quit banking forays.
Noah Siegel, one of the organizers of the event, said he still plans to lead forays out into the woods in the morning and afternoon to look for mushrooms.
But now within a year of going solo, Hero MotoCorp (HMCL) has been making some major plans to make several international forays.
Fall is a ways away, but you still can register in Oakridge now for mushroom forays on two separate weekends: Oct.
BSNL has shortlisted eight consultants, including Ernst & Young, McKinsey, KPMG and PriceWaterHouseCoopers, for its plans of mergers and acquisitions , strategic partnerships and overseas forays. The state-run firm, which so far concentrated only on the Indian market (except Delhi and Mumbai), has decided to expand overseas.
Cooking up a treat: Ken Hom, who has guided us in our forays into Chinese cooking for the past 25 years.
The forays into the woodland will take place at 11am and 2pm and are suitable for adults and children aged seven and over.
Early unauthorized forays have been reported from the East LA park.
The industrial paintings are his first forays into watercolors, but he said he's already hooked.
Due to recent forays into the industry by black businessmen such as former BET kingpin Bob Johnson, Roberts hopes African Americans will begin to realize the tremendous business opportunity that exists in the hospitality business.