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  Words related to ambush

Related / Similar Words: ambuscade, lying in wait, trap, scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, lie in wait, still-hunt

 

Definition:
  • the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise;
  • wait in hiding to attack;
  • hunt (quarry) by stalking and ambushing;

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    Hyponyms: dry-gulching

     

    Derivational Morphology: scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, ambuscade, lie in wait, still-hunt, lying in wait, trap, lurker, skulker, lurcher, bushwhacker, ambusher

     

     
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