air raid


: an attack in which a place is bombed by military airplanes

Full Definition of AIR RAID

:  an attack by armed airplanes on a surface target —usually hyphenated when used attributively <air-raid shelter>

Examples of AIR RAID

  1. Much of the city was destroyed in an air raid.

First Known Use of AIR RAID



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