ambuscade

Definitions of ambuscade
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n the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise

Synonyms:
ambush, lying in wait, trap
Types:
dry-gulching
the act of killing from ambush
Type of:
coup de main, surprise attack
an attack without warning

v wait in hiding to attack

Synonyms:
ambush, bushwhack, lie in wait, lurk, scupper, waylay
Type of:
wait
stay in one place and anticipate or expect something

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