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waylaid

verb
past tense of waylay

Synonyms of waylaid

to lie in wait for and attack by surprise
  • a lonely stretch of highway along which unsuspecting tourists are often waylaid by gangs

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

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