how to pronounce foray


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The above transcription of foray is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

foray is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of foray in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… it and that was my first foray into …”

meanings of foray


  1. A sudden or irregular incursion in border warfare; hence, any irregular incursion for war or spoils; a raid.
  2. A brief excursion or attempt, especially outside one's accustomed sphere.


  1. To scour (an area or place) for food, treasure, booty etc.
  2. To pillage; to ravage.

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