What is Foray?

Foray definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a quick raid, usually for the purpose of taking plunder: Vikings made a foray on the port.
a quick, sudden attack: The defenders made a foray outside the walls.
an initial venture: a successful foray into politics.

verb (used without object)
to make a raid; pillage; maraud.
to invade or make one’s way, as for profit or adventure: foreign industries foraying into U.S. markets.

verb (used with object)
to ravage in search of plunder; pillage.