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waylay

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  • verbintercept, ambush
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Synonyms for waylay

verb intercept, ambush
  • accost
  • ambuscade
  • assail
  • attack
  • box
  • bushwhack
  • catch
  • jump
  • lurk
  • prowl
  • skulk
  • slink
  • surprise
  • hold up
  • lay for
  • lie in wait
  • pounce on
  • set upon
  • swoop down on

Antonyms for waylay

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

More words related to waylay

ambuscade

verb. ambush
  • attack
  • bushwhack
  • ensnare
  • surprise
  • trap
  • waylay

ambush

verb. lie in wait; attack

ambushed

verb. lie in wait; attack

ambushes

verb. lie in wait; attack

bushwhack

verb. ambush

hold up

verb. rob
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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