ambush noun definition in Terrorism topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Terrorism topic
[countable, uncountable] the act of hiding and waiting for somebody and then making a surprise attack on them Two soldiers were killed in a terrorist ambush. They were lying in ambush, waiting for the aid convoy. The government was defeated in its attempt to pass the law by an opposition ambush.

Explore other topic groups related to Terrorism

War and conflict