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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise

Usage examples (19)
  • The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush.
  • On June 2 Gorostieta died, caught in ambush by a federal patrol.
  • The thirty adventurers lay in ambush at the foot of the hill; and
  • In it sank the foxes who had been skulking in ambush in the valley. for more
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