Definition of ambush verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    ambush

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈæmbʊʃ//
     
    ambush somebody/somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they ambush
     
    he / she / it ambushes
     
    past simple ambushed
     
    -ing form ambushing
     
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1to make a surprise attack on someone or something from a hidden position The guerrillas ambushed them near the bridge.
  2. 2(figurative) She was ambushed by reporters.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: ambush

Other results

All matches