Definition of INVADE

to enter for conquest or plunder <a superpower that had a tendency to invade and take over smaller and weaker countries>
Synonyms foray (into), overrun, raid
Near Antonyms defend, guard, protect, safeguard, shield, ward; defy, oppose, repel, resist, withstand; capitulate (to), cede (to), submit (to), succumb (to), surrender (to), yield (to)

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