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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Wait in hiding to attack.

Usage examples (33)
  • Curtis started, to what you have called waylay him in the avenue.
  • They switched their car's headlights off and drove along another street to "waylay" the police vehicle.
  • Beth stood at the back-gate waiting to waylay Sammy.
  • He suspected a plot to waylay me, too late to warn me. for more
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