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Synonyms for bushwhack
ˈbʊʃˌʰwæk, -ˌwækbush·whack

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  1. ambush, scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, ambuscade, lie in waitverb

    wait in hiding to attack

    Synonyms:
    loaf, mill around, scupper, lie in wait, loiter, lallygag, expose, endanger, peril, mess about, hang around, lollygag, waylay, mill about, tarry, skulk, footle, ambush, still-hunt, linger, lounge, ambuscade, lurk

  2. bushwhackverb

    live in the bush as a fugitive or as a guerilla

    Synonyms:
    lie in wait, lurk, scupper, ambush, ambuscade, waylay

  3. bushwhackverb

    cut one's way through the woods or bush

    Synonyms:
    lie in wait, lurk, scupper, ambush, ambuscade, waylay

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