foray
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foray(
faw
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rey
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (military)
a. la incursión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The foray against the enemy castle was successful.La incursión contra el castillo del enemigo resultó exitosa.
Yesterday's foray brought the hill under our control.Con la incursión de ayer, tomamos el control de la colina.
2. (undertaking)
a. la incursión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The actor's foray into music has won the approval of critics.La incursión del actor en la música ha ganado la aprobación de los críticos.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to explore; used with "into")
a. hacer una incursión en
I've been considering foraying into the world of blogging.He estado pensando en hacer una incursión en el mundo de los blogs.
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foray
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la incursión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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foray [ˈfɒreɪ]
noun
especially (Mil) incursión (f);into en;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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