Definition of Forays

1. Noun. (plural of foray) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of foray) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Forays

1. foray [v] - See also: foray

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Forays

foraminotomy
foraminous
foraminulum
forams
forane
foraneous
forasmuch
forasmuch as
foravirumab
foray
foray into
forayed
forayer
forayers
foraying
forays (current term)
forb
forbad
forbade
forbar
forbare
forbathe
forbear
forbearance
forbearances
forbearant
forbeare
forbearer
forbearers
forbearing

Literary usage of Forays

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1. History of Elizabeth, New Jersey: Including the Early History of Union County by Edwin Francis Hatfield (1868)
"forays from S. Island — NJ Volunteers — Sullivan invades S. Island — British ... St. Clair, and then Baron De Kalb in command here — forays from S. Island. ..."

2. Eagle Pass; Or, Life on the Border by Cora Montgomery (1852)
"INDIAN forays. SOME idea of the make and character of the country must be borne in mind, in order to understand the entire absence of system and forecast in ..."

3. In Darkest Africa, Or, The Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin, Governor of by Henry Morton Stanley (1890)
"... goes in search of the two missing men—The Zanzibaris again—A real tornado—The Pasha's gifts to us—Introduced to Emin's officers—Emm's cattle forays—The ..."

4. Our Wild Indians: Thirty-three Years Personal Experience Among the Red Men by Richard Irving Dodge (1884)
"... Boys Learn to Use them — forays for Scalps and Plunder — The First Gun — An Incident of My first Fight with Indians — Why They Still Cling to the Bow— ..."

5. The Story of the Moors in Spain by Stanley Lane-Poole, Arthur Gilman (1903)
"The forays of the Christians were a terrible curse to their victims; they were rude, unlettered people, and few of them could even read ; their manners were ..."

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