bushwhack bushwhack  /ˈbʊʃ ˌwæk/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) wait in hiding to attack
  2. (v) live in the bush as a fugitive or as a guerilla
  3. (v) cut one's way through the woods or bush

Usage(s):

  1. By night they established cossack posts to bushwhack guerrillas who sneaked out in search of food clothing.
  2. One of them: 18 Lightnings racing out from Guadalcanal's Henderson Field to bushwhack Admiral Yamamoto in the air over Jap-held Bougainville.
  3. The Cong also bushwhack Esso oil trucks and force the drivers to pay ransom.

Quotes

  • "He's got a way to go," said Irwin, who has nine official and 12 overall victories in Hawaii. "I won't let him. I'll bushwhack him first."
    on Jan 24, 2008 By: Hale Irwin Source: USA Today

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