To attack unexpectedly.
To trap with or as if with a snare.
The definition of await is you are expecting or ready for something.
Surround is defined as to enclose or circle around.
To stay hidden, ready to spring out, attack, etc.; lie in wait
To skulk is to try to keep out of sight, moving around in the shadows or otherwise trying not to be noticed.
To entice or mislead by deception or into danger.
To lie in wait for and attack; ambush
To force one's way through a forested or overgrown area where no path exists:
Any attack .
To trap is defined as to catch someone or something.
Find another word for ambushed. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ambushed, like: surprised, snared, camouflaged, awaited, attacked, ambuscaded, surrounded, lurked, skulked, entrapped and decoyed.