Definitions of Raided

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Usage examples for Raided

  1. Assembling in the springtime at the junction of the Yarmuk with the Jordan, they crossed the latter river, and, spreading over the plains of Mount Tabor, destroyed the growing crops, raided the villages, and pushed, sometimes, their skirmishing parties over hill and dale as far as Gaza. – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 6 (of 12) by G. Maspero
  2. It is too often raided by the police; and then you do not win quite always. – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  3. Eugen in his ignorance saw nothing of all this; he lost considerable sums, and at last one night the club was raided by the police. – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  4. Out of his own pocket he paid for expeditions into the Congo Basin, employed German and English explorers, and protested against the then existing iniquities of the Arabs, who for ivory and slaves raided the Upper Congo. – The Congo and Coasts of Africa by Richard Harding Davis
  5. I thought that some one might have given a tip that the place was to be raided, but Kennedy, who had been closer, had overheard more than I had and among other things he had caught the word, " meet him at the same place." – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  6. And the auction was only half over when it was raided! – Sube Cane by Edward Bellamy Partridge
  7. Since the covers at Tudley End were raided, Westall seems to have quite lost his head. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  8. In short, the room had been raided by the rooks. – The Pearl of India by Maturin M. Ballou
  9. But, like Tamale Jose, they had raided once too often. – Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20 by Clarence Edward Mulford
  10. He had been thinking the matter over off and on all morning, and now he asked, " Have you ever raided a patrol depot?" – The Happy Man by Gerald Wilburn Page
  11. They raided the rear of the Federal army, tore up railroads, destroyed millions of dollars' worth of property, and captured thousands of prisoners. – Raiding with Morgan by Byron A. Dunn
  12. Which meant that the rest of it, that other desert world in which he had wandered with his kind, ridden horses, raided invading men of another race, that was not real- or else far, far removed from where he now sat. – The Defiant Agents by Andre Alice Norton
  13. The defense had tried without avail to introduce a photograph of the ruin as evidence to prove that the second hall was raided in a similar manner on Armistice Day, 1919. Judge Wilson refused to permit the jury to see either the photographs or the hall. – The Centralia Conspiracy by Ralph Chaplin
  14. As he approached Rogersville, he learned that the place had just been raided by a regiment of Yankee cavalry, and the country was in a panic. – Raiding with Morgan by Byron A. Dunn
  15. The number checked out and on 25 November, the day after Thanksgiving, the Secret Service raided Par's house. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  16. While this man was still speaking, another messenger came and said, " The Chaldeans, attacking in three bands, raided the camels and drove them away; the servants were put to the sword, and I alone have escaped to tell you." – The Children's Bible by Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent
  17. When foreign foes invaded Egypt and conquered it their followers raided the towns, burnt and destroyed all that could be got rid of, and smashed the monuments recording the prowess of the king they had overthrown. – The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians by E. A. Wallis Budge
  18. If possible we raided the senior officer's privacy. – A Prisoner in Turkey by John Still
  19. They established themselves in Dublin and raided the country around. – The Glories of Ireland by Edited by Joseph Dunn and P.J. Lennox
  20. So it turned out that I was not off fighting with Washington's army when Butler with his rangers and Indians raided Wyoming. – Last Words by Stephen Crane