To enter by force in order to conquer - "Argentinian troops invaded the Falkland Islands in 1982."
To infest or overrun - "The picnic was invaded by ants."
To move into - "Under some circumstances police are allowed to invade a person's privacy."
To go into or upon; to pass within the confines of; to enter; used of forcible or rude ingress
To enter with hostile intentions; to enter with a view to conquest or plunder; to make an irruption into; to attack; as, the Romans invaded Great Britain
To attack; to infringe; to encroach on; to violate; as, the king invaded the rights of the people
enter for conquest or plunder, occupy; penetrate; intrude; infringe, encroach fiil
march aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation; "Hitler invaded Poland on September 1, 1939"
to invade someone's privacy: see privacy
To invade a country means to enter it by force with an army. In autumn 1944 the allies invaded the Italian mainland at Anzio and Salerno The Romans and the Normans came to Britain as invading armies
To make an invasion
to intrude upon, infringe, encroach on, violate; "This new colleague invades my territory"; "The neighbors intrude on your privacy"
occupy in large numbers or live on a host; "the Kudzu plant infests much of the South and is spreading to the North"
To grow or spread over; to affect injuriously and progressively; as, gangrene invades healthy tissue
occupy in large numbers or live on a host; "the Kudzu plant infests much of the South and is spreading to the North
penetrate or assault, in a harmful or injurious way; "The cancer had invaded her lungs"
If you say that people or animals invade a place, you mean that they enter it in large numbers, often in a way that is unpleasant or difficult to deal with. People invaded the streets in victory processions almost throughout the day
One who invades; an assailant; an encroacher; an intruder
Invaders are soldiers who are invading a country. The invaders were only finally crushed when troops overcame them at Glenshiel in June 1719
intruder; conqueror who occupies and plunders isim
someone who enters by force in order to conquer
You can refer to a country or army that has invaded or is about to invade another country as an invader. action against a foreign invader. a soldier or a group of soldiers that enters a country or town by force in order to take control of it
involving invasion or aggressive attack; "invasive war"