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  Definition of lying in wait
  1. the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise
  2. waiting in concealment; in ambush; "an army lying in wait in the forest"
Similar Words: ambush, ambuscade, trap

 

Hyponyms: dry-gulching

 

Derivational Morphology: ambush, scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, ambuscade, lie in wait, still-hunt

 

 
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