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Ambushing Explained

ambushing at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


Ambushing at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Ambush \Am"bush\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ambushed}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Ambushing}.] [OE. enbussen, enbushen, OF. embushier,
embuissier, F. emb[^u]cher, embusquer, fr. LL. imboscare; in
+ LL. boscus, buscus, a wood; akin to G. bush, E. bush. See
{Ambuscade}, {Bu?h}.]
1. To station in ambush with a view to surprise an enemy.

By ambushed men behind their temple ?ai?, We have
the king of Mexico betrayed. --Dryden.

2. To attack by ambush; to waylay.

ambushing at English (WD) Of Explained:



  • Inter: present participle of » ambush


    Inter: en-nou » n

  • An ambush.

  • Translation: de » ambushing
    Translation: fr » ambushing
    Translation: hu » ambushing
    Translation: my » ambushing
    Category: simple:ambushing -
    Translation: sv » ambushing
    Translation: vi » ambushing