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foray

noun

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a sudden attack on and entrance into hostile territory
  • made a nighttime foray into the enemy camp and took their command post

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foray

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“Foray.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/foray. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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