Synonyms of ambush in English:

ambush

noun

  • 1 the soldiers were killed in an ambush
    surprise attack, trap
    archaic ambuscade
  • verb

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  • 1 twenty youths ambushed the patrol car
    attack by surprise, surprise, pounce on, fall upon, lay a trap for, set an ambush for, lie in wait for, waylay, bushwhack
    archaic ambuscade
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