ambuscade ambuscade

Definition(s):

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

Usage(s):

  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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