verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of raid
OTHER WORDS FROM raidcoun·ter·raid, noun, verbun·raid·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for raid
The residents who carried out the raid had lurked some time before.Two men in Indonesia’s Aceh province caned for having sex|Michael K. Lavers|January 30, 2021|Washington Blade
Montgomery County officials released police body-camera video Monday from a fatal no-knock raid in suburban Maryland last year — footage that confirmed SWAT officers did not record the actual shooting of 21-year-old Duncan Lemp.Body-cam video in fatal Duncan Lemp raid confirms police did not record shooting|Dan Morse|January 11, 2021|Washington Post
The raid signals how dependent the industry had become on unauthorized workers.How the History of Waterloo, Iowa, Explains How Meatpacking Plants Became Hotbeds of COVID-19|by Bernice Yeung and Michael Grabell|December 21, 2020|ProPublica
At the same time, immigration raids in the mid-2000s pushed many meatpackers, including Tyson, to recruit refugees and immigrants with work authorization from Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands.As COVID-19 Ravaged This Iowa City, Officials Discovered Meatpacking Executives Were the Ones in Charge|by Michael Grabell and Bernice Yeung|December 21, 2020|ProPublica
He was there for every major story, including the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound and the endless wars along the country’s frontiers.Revisiting Pakistan’s tangle of contradictions and violence|Bilal Qureshi|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
There have been at least 50 cases similar to the bathhouse raid in the last 18 months, human-rights groups estimate.
The last time there was a raid of this scale was in 2001, when 52 men were arrested on Queen Boat, a floating disco on the Nile.
A 2008 Pakistani raid near Turbat turned up Abdolhamid Rigi, the brother of Abdelmalek Rigi.
Back in Iran, he once got word that the Iranians were going to raid a village where his men were stationed.
The most recent raid was actually the second attempt to free Somers, a journalist taken in Yemen 15 months ago.
By that time, however, the Scots had completed another destructive raid.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
Several volunteer companies had organized in various parts of the state for the first time after John Brown's Raid.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
I would watch till midnight and then, if nothing happened, signal my companions to raid the house.The Staircase At The Hearts Delight|Anna Katharine Green (Mrs. Charles Rohlfs)
One phase of a successful Indian raid was missing; there were no warriors madly dancing about the burning homes.A Virginia Scout|Hugh Pendexter
Only the men who participated in a particular raid were allowed to share in its spoil.