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noun 
  1. A hostile or predatory incursion; an inroad or incursion of mounted men; a sudden and rapid invasion by a cavalry force; a foray.
  2. An attack or invasion for the purpose of making arrests, seizing property, or plundering; as, a raid of the police upon a gambling house; a raid of contractors on the public treasury.
verb 
  1. To engage in a raid.
  2. To steal from; pillage
  3. To lure from another; to entice away from
  4. To indulge oneself by taking from
Etymology: From Scots Scots, raid (obsolete after Middle English but revived in the 19th-century by w:Walter Scott, Walter Scott), from Old English radOld English, ríd ( > English road).


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