Definition of Waylay

1. Verb. Wait in hiding to attack.

Exact synonyms: Ambuscade, Ambush, Bushwhack, Lie In Wait, Lurk, Scupper
Generic synonyms: Wait
Derivative terms: Ambuscade, Ambush, Ambusher, Bushwhacker, Lurker



Definition of Waylay

1. v. t. To lie in wait for; to meet or encounter in the way; especially, to watch for the passing of, with a view to seize, rob, or slay; to beset in ambush.

2. v. t. To lie in wait for; to meet or encounter in the way; especially, to watch for the passing of, with a view to seize, rob, or slay; to beset in ambush.

Definition of Waylay

1. Verb. (transitive) To lie in wait for and attack from ambush. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) To accost or intercept unexpectedly. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Waylay

1. to ambush [v -LAID, -LAYING, -LAYS] - See also: ambush

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Waylay

wayfaring
wayfaring tree
wayfarings
wayfinding
waygate
waygates
waygoing
waygoings
waygone
waygoose
waygooses
waying
wayk
waylaid
waylandite
waylay (current term)
waylayed
waylayer
waylayers
waylaying
waylays
wayleave
wayleaves
wayless
wayleway
waymaker
waymakers
waymark
waymarked
waymarker

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