Those hiding in order to attack by surprise:
A machine or other device designed to catch (sometimes kill) animals, either by holding them in a container, or by catching hold of part of the body.
To attack or capture suddenly and without warning
To wait for and accost (a person) on the way
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise
(Chiefly British) To overwhelm or massacre.
To beat or cut one's way through bushes
To exist unobserved or unsuspected:
Find another word for ambuscade. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ambuscade, like: ambush, trap, surprise, waylay, attack, lying in wait, scupper, bushwhack, lurk and lie-in-wait.