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Adjective: bushwhacking  'bûsh,wa-king
Usage: N. Amer
  1. Lying in ambush
    "bushwhacking guerrillas attacking from ambush"
Verb: bushwhack  'bûsh,wak
Usage: N. Amer
  1. Wait in hiding to attack
    - ambush, scupper [informal], waylay, lurk, ambuscade [archaic], lie in wait
  2. Live in the bush as a fugitive or as a guerilla
  3. Cut one's way through the woods or bush

See also: concealed

Type of: live, make, wait, work

Encyclopedia: Bushwhacking