To attack from a concealed position.
To attack or capture suddenly and without warning
To await the arrival of.
To attack with arguments, questions, doubts, etc.
To approach and speak to; greet first, before being greeted, esp. in an intrusive way
The definition of attack is to make an attempt to hurt someone or something (physically or verbally), to destroy someone or something, to impact someone or something in a dangerous manner, or to forcibly take someone or something.
To beat or cut one's way through bushes
To move in a quiet, furtive, or sneaking manner, as from fear, guilt, etc.; sneak
To permit to have:
Forward is defined as toward the front, or toward something in advance.
(Chiefly British) To overwhelm or massacre.
To exist unobserved or unsuspected:
Find another word for waylay. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for waylay, like: ambush, beset, intercept, surprise, lie-in-wait, wait-for, assail, accost, ambuscade, attack and bushwhack.