Thesaurus

ambushment

noun

Definition of AMBUSHMENT

a setup in which hidden attackers lie in wait <ambushments were a constant threat to travelers along the road to London>
Synonyms ambuscade, ambushment, surprise (also surpize), trap

March 30, 2015
amphibology Hear it
A phrase with more than one interpretation
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears