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incursion
Definition:
an attack that penetrates into enemy territory

Synonyms:

noun
act
incursion.
assault
advance, charge, incursion, invasion, offensive, onset, onslaught, storm, strike, violation, Storming, rape.
attack
assault, barrage, blitz, blitzkrieg, defilement, drive, encounter, encroachment, initiative, intervention, mugging, offense, onrush, onslaught, outbreak, push, rush, skirmish, thrust, volley, Assailing, Assailment, muggings, dirty deed.
descent
pounce, swoop.
incursion
aggression, attack, foray, infiltration, inroad, intrusion, irruption, raid, penetration.
influx
arrival, convergence, entrance, inflow, inpouring, inrush, introduction, inundation, inrushes, inflows, coming in.
inroad
impingement, trespass.
interruption
intrusion.
intrusion
imposition, interference, interposition, meddling, raid, Obtrusion, Overrunning.
invasion
assault, breach, entrenchment, infraction, infringement, maraud, transgression, usurpation, Overstepping, forced entrance.
onslaught
onfall.
raid
arrest, bust, capture, descent, hit-and-run, pull, reconnaissance, roundup, sally, sortie, surprise attack, sweep, shootup, tipover, break-in.
Examples of usage:
  1. The incursion, however, had its effects, and the better inclined near the frontier have since come forward, and been enrolled as the Cookie levy. – Himalayan Journals V2. by J. D. Hooker
  2. Unfortunately the public, which watches the progress of the campaign, too often mistakes a dashing incursion of the Uhlans for a forward movement of the main body; fondly imagining that the strategic movement to the rear, which occasionally follows, indicates a battle lost by science. – Aphorisms and Reflections from the works of T. H. Huxley by Thomas Henry Huxley
  3. The sanction of Europe for our incursion into Egypt was thus lost. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  4. Sit down and write a full confession of your audacious incursion into a friendly country, and just write, if you please, how much you paid the landlady to hear nothing of what was doing. – Clementina by A.E.W. Mason
  5. Were the Semites at first in sole possession, which was afterwards disputed by the incursion of Elamite tribes from the north and east? – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery by L.W. King and H.R. Hall

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