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raid

Synonyms of raid in English:

noun

  • 1 the raid on Dieppe
  • 2 a police raid
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    informal bust, takedown, shakedown
  • verb

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  • 1 they raided shipping in the harbor
    attack, assault, set upon, descend on, swoop on, blitz, assail, storm, rush
  • 2 armed men raided the store
    rob, hold up, break into;
    plunder, steal from, pillage, loot, ransack, sack
    informal stick up, heist
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