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infiltration

See definition of infiltration on Dictionary.com
  • as inincursion
  • as ininvasion
  • as inmix/mixture
  • as inmixture
  • as inpenetration
  • as inseepage
  • as intransit

synonyms for infiltration

  • aggression
  • attack
  • foray
  • inroad
  • intrusion
  • penetration
  • raid
  • irruption
  • aggression
  • assault
  • breach
  • incursion
  • infringement
  • intrusion
  • offensive
  • onslaught
  • raid
  • violation
  • entrenchment
  • foray
  • infraction
  • inroad
  • irruption
  • maraud
  • offense
  • transgression
  • trespass
  • usurpation
  • forced entrance
  • overstepping
  • seepage
  • diffusion
  • entrance
  • ingress
  • insertion
  • invasion
  • osmosis
  • perforation
  • thrusting
  • forcing
  • piercing
  • stabbing

antonyms for infiltration

MOST RELEVANT
  • retreat
  • obedience
  • retreat
  • surrender
  • withdrawal
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    How to use infiltration in a sentence

    Through revelations like these, the industry has become known for using the modern tools of espionage—hacking, surveillance, infiltration, misdirection—in ways that confer power and impunity upon the rich.
    THE WORLD'S MOST FAMOUS PRIVATE DETECTIVE MAKES NO APOLOGIESSIMON SHUSTERSEPTEMBER 10, 2021TIME
    It is also obviously the case that the specter of terrorist infiltration over an unguarded southern border has been a long-standing bit of hand-wringing from members of McCarthy’s party and an unproven one.
    EVEN THE TERRORIST THREAT TO THE UNITED STATES IS NOW PARTISANPHILIP BUMPMAY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    Recent catastrophes, such as active hurricane seasons and the infiltration of the oil industry, have only exacerbated the crisis.
    AS CUSTOMERS AND COASTLINES DISAPPEAR, A NEW ORLEANS CHEF FIGHTS FOR HER COMMUNITYDAYANA SARKISOVADECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    If this had been finished the waters would perhaps have invaded it by infiltration.
    A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
    Another possible source of loss is the infiltration of small particles of alloy into the cupel.
    A TEXTBOOK OF ASSAYING: FOR THE USE OF THOSE CONNECTED WITH MINES.CORNELIUS BERINGER AND JOHN JACOB BERINGER
    Old Hadley has become a prototype of what may become general if this racial infiltration is not soon checked.
    OUR FOREIGNERSSAMUEL P. ORTH
    American ideals and institutions have borne and can bear a great deal of foreign infiltration.
    OUR FOREIGNERSSAMUEL P. ORTH
    There was very general carbonaceous infiltration throughout the lungs, without excavations to any extent.
    AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE NATURE OF BLACK PHTHISISARCHIBALD MAKELLAR
    Infiltration of water had been observed in the roof of Sansovino's Loggetta where that roof joined the shaft of the Campanile.
    SEEING EUROPE WITH FAMOUS AUTHORS, VOLUME 7VARIOUS
    In order to remedy the mischief of infiltration it was resolved to remove and replace this projecting ledge.
    SEEING EUROPE WITH FAMOUS AUTHORS, VOLUME 7VARIOUS
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    WORDS RELATED TO INFILTRATION

    • aggression
    • attack
    • foray
    • infiltration
    • inroad
    • intrusion
    • irruption
    • penetration
    • raid
    • diffusion
    • entrance
    • forcing
    • infiltration
    • ingress
    • insertion
    • invasion
    • osmosis
    • perforation
    • piercing
    • seepage
    • stabbing
    • thrusting
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.