ambuscade ambuscade


  1. (n) the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise
  2. (v) wait in hiding to attack


  1. He lost three of the next four games before he recovered from the shock of that one intellectual ambuscade.
  2. The ambuscade capped a notably disgruntling week for Labor.
  3. Only about 700 Legionnaires managed to escape the ambuscade.
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pacify pacify
/ˈpæ sə ˌfaɪ /