Verbal Ability - Synonyms - Discussion

Discussion :: Synonyms - Section 1 (Q.No.18)

In the following the questions choose the word which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

18. 

FORAY

[A]. Maraud
[B]. Contest
[C]. Ranger
[D]. Intuition

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Chinna said: (Aug 25, 2010)  
Go about in search of things to steal or people to attack.

R.Chitra said: (Sep 24, 2010)  
Foray or Maraud means sudden short attack.

Intuition means person who acts by what he thinks in two solutions.

Ramesh said: (Dec 20, 2010)  
Maraud - A sudden short attack.

Srinithya said: (Jan 8, 2011)  
Other meaning for foray is "raid" i.e., a sudden short attack...

Naddy said: (Jan 16, 2011)  
foray-destroy
maraud-destroy
so foray means maraud

Sunita said: (Apr 2, 2011)  
What is the meaning of ranger?

Sundar said: (Apr 3, 2011)  
Ranger: A keeper of a park, forest, or area of countryside

Kavi said: (Jun 16, 2011)  
Intuition is a feeling or a hunch about something

Sdsgd said: (Aug 1, 2011)  
Maraud - An archaic word for "Foray".

Student said: (Sep 7, 2011)  
A sudden short attack.

Davil said: (Sep 10, 2011)  
The exact meaning of intuition?

Sunitha said: (Sep 22, 2011)  
Tell the exact meaning of that.

Abhi said: (Oct 1, 2011)  
What does 'archaic' mean here ?

Anandhi said: (Oct 2, 2011)  
Foray means sudden attack or raid.

Maruad means sudden short attack.

Deepmala Verma said: (Oct 24, 2011)  
Maraud means make a raid in search of things to steal.

Prathi said: (Nov 6, 2011)  
Tell me what intuition means ?

Hemant S Chavan said: (Nov 21, 2011)  
Intuitions means 'The act or faculty of knowing or sensing without the use of rational processes'

i.e. something which we can sense before it happens

Praveen said: (Jul 14, 2012)  
FORAY : A sudden attack or incursion into enemy territory, esp. to obtain something; a raid

Maraud: Roam in search of things to steal or people to attack: "marauding gangs of looters".

Suganya said: (Aug 27, 2013)  
Archaic means to be extremely old. Something this is archaic might be so old that it even belongs to another time period. A dinosaur fossil would be an example of something archaic.

Annapurna said: (Sep 6, 2013)  
What is the antonym of foray?

Gaurav said: (Sep 25, 2013)  
A sudden attack or incursion into enemy territory.

Ansel said: (Sep 26, 2013)  
The ability to understand something immediately, without the need for conscious reasoning.

Prvn said: (Feb 4, 2014)  
Foray = Maraud = Sudden Short Attack.
Intuition = Felling before the things Happening.
Ranger = Officer Type(Military..).

Madhu Karan said: (Sep 15, 2014)  
What is the meaning of foray?

Ramya said: (Oct 29, 2014)  
Better give an example along with meaning.

Chakrapani Tripathi said: (Dec 15, 2014)  
Foray:
Noun.

1. A quick raid, usually for the purpose of taking plunder:
Vikings made a foray on the port.

2. A quick, sudden attack:
The defenders made a foray outside the walls.

Synonyms:

Attack, assault, invasion, incursion, sortie.

Chakrapani Tripathi said: (Dec 15, 2014)  
Maraud:

To roam or go around in quest of plunder; make a raid for booty:

Freebooters were marauding all across the territory.

Sai Reddy said: (Jan 4, 2015)  
Foray => Destroy <= Maraud.

Aditya said: (Sep 21, 2015)  
Foray or Maraud means sudden short attack.

Intuition means person who acts by what he thinks in two solutions.

Ranger: A keeper of a park, forest, or area of countryside.

Saraswathi said: (Oct 7, 2015)  
What is the opposite of intuition?

Jponiih said: (Nov 6, 2015)  
Actually everyone right so no need to again and again specify the meaning of foray or maraud, intuition, ranger.

Ashish said: (Nov 27, 2015)  
Intuition means immediate response for doing without reasoning.

Deep said: (Apr 29, 2016)  
Foray - to makes a raid or brief invasion.

It is a sudden quick attack on an enemy.

Kishoreprudhivi said: (Sep 1, 2016)  
A sudden attack which may be a war, murder or a raid. A sudden raid is said to be as Maraud.

Ritu said: (Mar 28, 2017)  
Maraud means in search of something to attack, Ranger and contest are irrelevant here and intuition means an ability to understand something quickly without even applying the conscious reasoning. Foray means a sudden attack.

Riri said: (Apr 11, 2018)  
Maraud is a French term.

Shilpa said: (Jun 11, 2018)  
Meaning of Foray is sudden attack.

Hema said: (Oct 23, 2018)  
Intuition means spontaneous reaction. right?

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