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ambushed

verb
past tense of ambush

Synonyms of ambushed

to lie in wait for and attack by surprise
  • the king's enemies planned to ambush the royal coach on the way to Paris and capture the king

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“Ambushed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ambushed. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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