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invadernoun [C]

uk   /ɪnˈveɪ.dər/  us   /-dɚ/
an ​army or ​country that uses ​force to ​enter and take ​control of another ​country: The foreign invaders were ​finallydefeated by ​alliedforces.figurative Any new ​company is ​seen as an invader in an already ​competitivemarket.
(Definition of invader from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “invader”
in Arabic غازٍ…
in Korean 침입자…
in Portuguese invasor, -ora…
in Catalan invasor, -a…
in Japanese 侵略者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 入侵,侵略…
in Turkish istilacı…
in Russian захватчик…
in Chinese (Traditional) 入侵者,侵略者…
in Italian invasore…
in Polish najeźdźca…
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