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definition of the word ambush

by the Wiktionnary

OE. enbussen, enbushen, OF. embushier, embuissier, French embûcher, embusquer, from. LL. imboscare; in + LL. boscus, buscus, a wood; akin to G. bush, E. bush. See ambuscade.

Singular
ambush

Plural
ambushes

ambush (plural ambushes)

  1. A disposition or arrangement of troops for attacking an enemy unexpectedly from a concealed station. Hence: Unseen peril; a device to entrap; a snare.
  2. A concealed station, where troops or enemies lie in wait to attack by surprise.

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