raid

What is the definition of raid?

Definitions for raid

  • noun - an attempt by speculators to defraud investors
  • noun - a sudden short attack
  • verb - search for something needed or desired; "Our babysitter raided our refrigerator"
  • verb - enter someone else's territory and take spoils; "The pirates raided the coastal villages regularly"
  • verb - take over (a company) by buying a controlling interest of its stock; "T. Boone Pickens raided many large companies"
  • verb - search without warning
  • Pronounciation of raid

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    Synonyms for raid

    foray maraud foray into bust

    Antonyms for raid

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    Holonyms for raid

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    Hypernyms for raid

    defalcation incursion misapplication embezzlement misappropriation peculation penetration obtrude upon seize assail search encroach upon take over intrude on assume arrogate invade usurp attack

    Hyponyms for raid

    swoop air raid air attack maraud

    Meronyms for raid

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    Sounds like raid

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