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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To raid in order to steal. Also: a quick raid, usually for the purpose of taking plunder.

Usage examples (29)
  • When the chickens went missing, the farmer realized that a fox had made a foray into the coop.
  • Left off of the foray is the pony tail girl in leather chaps riding da 'hog'Yeeee Haaaa!
  • The Web retailer's foray is part of the battle forming over the booming mobile-apps marketplace.
  • Why this shouldn't be called a foray into blogging for more
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