Forray

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Forray The act of ravaging; a ravaging; a predatory excursion. See Foray.
    • v. t Forray To foray; to ravage; to pillage. "For they that morn had forrayed all the land."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n forray An obsolete form at foray.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. forrayen,. See Foray

Usage

In literature:

Forray, xii, 3, ravage, prey upon.
"Spenser's The Faerie Queene, Book I" by Edmund Spenser
Their lawless forrays against the Spanish filled it with wealth, and filled it also with voluptuous wickedness.
"Continental Monthly, Volume 5, Issue 4" by Various
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In news:

Having just opened their first restaurant, RPM Italian, earlier this year, Giuliana and Bill Rancic are taking great care to make sure their forray into the food service industry goes off without a hitch.
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