Thesaurus / ambush

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One hunter who escaped the ambush reported that an overwhelming number of Apaches were in the wooded hills.

The Pinos Altos StoryDorothy Watson

Your men returned at noon yesterday and told me of the ambush in which they had been beset.

Though he were winged and swift of flight, the unwary one who approaches the ambush is lost.

And Jason went to the ambush to lie in wait for Apsyrtus and then for his comrades.

The ArgonauticaApollonius Rhodius

You think there is no danger of our being fired upon from ambush?

The Sun Of QuebecJoseph A. Altsheler

I hate to fire on anybody from ambush, but it's got to be done.

The Border WatchJoseph A. Altsheler

Three hundred and six Fabians are said to have marched and to have been killed from ambush.

As he abstractedly strolled along, the enemy lying in ambush pounced upon him from behind.

Romances of Old JapanYei Theodora Ozaki

The greatest tradition of this region tells of the ambush, surprise and death of this famous sachem, the "Last of the Wampanoags."

It is the tiger of the peaceful insect peoples; the ogre in ambush which demands a tribute of living flesh.

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