Entry from US English dictionary
A visit by a group of male students to a women’s dormitory with the object of stealing panties.
- In some ways, Bailey's book seems to document a story of growing sexual opportunities, particularly given the shift from dorm curfew policies and panty raids to coed dorms and widely-available birth control.
- Instead, this is to be a raunchy college comedy full of sex jokes playing on the fact that the robot isn't programmed for such activities like drinking and panty raids.
- Panty raids were common when we were in college. One spring night in 1958, which was the Bear's first year at Bama, word spread rapidly through the men's dorms that a "raid" was in progress.
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Syllabification: pant·y raid
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