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lying in wait

  • as inlurk
  • as insit tight
  • as inskulk
  • as insurprise
  • as inwait
  • as inwaylay
  • as inbide
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Synonyms for lying in wait

verb hide; move stealthily
  • creep
  • crouch
  • prowl
  • skulk
  • slide
  • slink
  • slip
  • snake
  • sneak
  • snoop
  • steal
  • wait
  • conceal oneself
  • go furtively
  • gumshoe
  • lie in wait
  • stay hidden

Antonyms for lying in wait

  • come out
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.