a sudden short attack
an initial attempt (especially outside your usual areas of competence);
"scientists' forays into politics"
steal goods; take as spoils;
"During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
briefly enter enemy territory
- They forayed into enemy territory.
- The officer sent a few of his men on a foray.
- This is the company's first foray into the computer market.
They make frequent forays southwards to raid and plunder crops and livestock.出自： D. Lessing
Occasional forays into upper-crust life, spending a weekend at some country house.出自： A. Powell