Definition of Invasion. Meaning of Invasion. Synonyms of Invasion

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Definition of Invasion

Invasion
Invasion In*va"sion, n. [L. invasio: cf. F. invasion. See Invade.] 1. The act of invading; the act of encroaching upon the rights or possessions of another; encroachment; trespass. 2. A warlike or hostile entrance into the possessions or domains of another; the incursion of an army for conquest or plunder. 3. The incoming or first attack of anything hurtful or pernicious; as, the invasion of a disease. Syn: Invasion, Irruption, Inroad. Usage: Invasion is the generic term, denoting a forcible entrance into a foreign country. Incursion signifies a hasty and sudden invasion. Irruption denotes particularly violent invasion. Inroad is entry by some unusual way involving trespass and injury.

Meaning of Invasion from wikipedia

- An invasion is a military offensive in which large numbers of combatants of one geopolitical entity aggressively enter territory owned by another such...
- WWF Invasion (also typeset as InVasion) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) event produced by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE)...
- a major escalation of the Russo-Ukrainian War that began in 2014. The invasion caused Europe's largest refugee crisis since World War II, with more than...
- (German: Unternehmen Barbarossa) (Russian: Операция Барбаросса) was the invasion of the Soviet Union by **** Germany and most of its Axis allies, starting...
- Invasive may refer to: Invasive (medical) procedure Invasive species Invasive observation, especially in reference to surveillance Invasively progressive...
- An invasive species is an introduced organism that becomes overpo****ted and harms its new environment. Although most introduced species are neutral or...
- The 2003 invasion of Iraq was the first stage of the Iraq War. The invasion phase began on 19 March 2003 (air) and 20 March 2003 (ground) and lasted just...
- The Bay of Pigs Invasion (Spanish: invasión de bahía de Cochinos; sometimes called invasión de playa Girón or batalla de Girón, after the Playa Girón)...
- The United States invasion of Grenada began at dawn on 25 October 1983. The United States and a coalition of six Caribbean nations invaded the island nation...
- "Secret Invasion" is a comic book crossover storyline that ran through a self-titled eight-issue limited series and several tie-in books published by Marvel...