incursion


incursion
I noun advancement, aggression, assault, attack, breach, encroachment, entrance, foray, forced entry, hostile entrance, incursio, infiltration, influx, infringement, ingress, ingression, inroad, introgression, intrusion, invasion, irruption, onslaught, overrun, overstepping, penetration, raid, rushing in, sortie, storm, violation II index assault, encroachment, foray, inflow, infringement, ingress, intrusion, invasion, onset (assault)

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  • incursion — [ ɛ̃kyrsjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1352; lat. incursio « invasion », de currere « courir » 1 ♦ Entrée, court séjour d envahisseurs en pays ennemi. ⇒ attaque, coup (de main), descente, invasion . Les incursions de pillards, de bandes nomades. ⇒ raid, razzia. ♢ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • incursión — sustantivo femenino 1. Penetración de un ejército en territorio enemigo: La tropa realizó una incursión nocturna. 2. (no contable) Uso/registro: elevado. Intento o aproximación a una actividad nueva: incursión en la poesía, incursión en la… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Incursion — In*cur sion, n. [L. incursio: cf. F. incursion. See {Incur}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A running into; hence, an entering into a territory with hostile intention; a temporary invasion; a predatory or harassing inroad; a raid. [1913 Webster] The Scythian …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incursion — Incursion. s. f. v. Course de gens de guerre en pays ennemi. Grande incursion. incursions continuelles. les incursions des Barbares dans un tel pays. faire incursion, des incursions …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • incursion — (n.) hostile attack, early 15c., from M.Fr. incursion (14c.) or directly from L. incursionem (nom. incursio) a running against, noun of action from pp. stem of incurrere (see INCUR (Cf. incur)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Incursion — (v. lat.), feindlicher Einfall, Streiterei …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Incursion — Incursion, lat. deutsch, Streifzug …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • incursion — *invasion, raid, inroad …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • incursion — [n] invasion aggression, attack, foray, infiltration, inroad, intrusion, irruption, penetration, raid; concepts 86,320 Ant. retreat …   New thesaurus

  • incursión — (Del lat. incursĭo, ōnis). 1. f. Acción de incurrir. 2. Intromisión en una actividad ajena. 3. Mil. Correría de guerra …   Diccionario de la lengua española


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