Another word for ambush
ambush ambuscade bushwhack waylaySearch Thesaurus
These verbs mean to attack suddenly and without warning from a concealed place: guerrillas ambushing a platoon; highway robbers ambuscading a stagecoach; a patrol bushwhacked by poachers; a truck waylaid by robbers.
Another word for ambushnoun
An attack or stratagem for capturing or tricking an unsuspecting person:ambuscade, trap. See attack