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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun ambush:


Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb ambush:

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Synonyms of the noun ambush

Equivalent words for the noun ambush, that have fewer characters:

  1. trap (4 letter word, the shortest synonym for ambush)
    • plural: traps
    • related terms: betrap, intrap, intrapial, Cryotrap, trapish, Trapless, traplike

Equivalent words for the noun ambush, that have more characters:

  1. ambuscade (9 letter word, the longest synonym for ambush)
    • plural: ambuscades
    • related term: ambuscader

Equivalent phrase for the noun ambush:

  1. lying in wait (13 characters phrase, the longest phrasal synonym for ambush)

Hypernyms of the noun ambush

More generic word for the noun ambush, that has fewer characters:

  1. onset (5 letter word, the shortest hypernym for ambush)
    • plural: onsets

More generic words for the noun ambush, that have the same number of characters:

  1. attack (6 letter word)
  2. onrush (6 letter word)
    • plural: onrushes

More generic words for the noun ambush, that have more characters:

  1. onslaught (9 letter word, the longest hypernym for ambush)

More generic phrases for the noun ambush:

  1. coup de main (12 character phrase)
  2. surprise attack (15 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for ambush)

Hyponyms of the noun ambush

More specific term for the noun ambush:

  1. dry-gulching (12 character term)

Synonyms of the verb ambush

The verb ambush has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the verb ambush, that have fewer characters:

  1. lurk (4 letter word, the shortest synonym for ambush)
    • inflections: lurked, lurking, lurks
    • related terms: lurky, lurker

Equivalent word for the verb ambush, that has the same number of characters:

  1. waylay (6 letter word for ambush)
    • inflections: waylaid, waylaying, waylays

Equivalent words for the verb ambush, that have more characters:

  1. ambuscade (9 letter word, one of the longest synonyms for ambush)
    • inflections: ambuscaded, ambuscading, ambuscades
    • related term: ambuscader
  2. bushwhack (9 letter word, one of the longest synonyms for ambush)
    • inflections: bushwhacked, bushwhacking, bushwhacks
    • related term: bushwhacker
  3. scupper (7 letter word for ambush)
    • inflections: scuppered, scuppering, scuppers

Equivalent phrase for the verb ambush:

  1. lie in wait (11 characters phrase, the longest phrasal synonym for ambush)

Other equivalent term for the verb ambush:

  1. still-hunt (10 character term for ambush)
    • related term: still-hunter

Hypernyms of the verb ambush

More generic words for the verb ambush, that have fewer characters:

  1. act (3 letter word)
    • inflections: acted, acting, acts
    • related terms: unact, unactable, unaction, unactive, inact, inaction, inactive, exact, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exaction, exactive, exactly, transact, transactor, transaction, Transactive, anteact, coact, coactor, coaction, coactive, counteract, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, foreact, interact, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, misact, outact, overact, Overactor, overaction, overactive, peract, postact, preact, preaction, preactive, react, reactance, reactor, reactant, reaction, reactive, re-act, retroact, retroaction, retroactive, subact, subaction, underact, underactor, underaction, underactive, ACCY, actify, actine, actless, acture, actable, actor, actious, Actant, action, active
  2. apply (5 letter word)
    • inflections: applied, applying, applies
    • related terms: Coapply, Disapply, misapply, misapplier, Overapply, preapply, reapply, reappliance, reapplier, Underapply, appliable, appliance, applier, appliant
  3. be (2 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for ambush)
    • inflections: was, were, been, being, is
  4. break (5 letter word)
  5. catch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: caught, catching, catches
    • related terms: outcatch, overcatch, recatch, upcatch, catchment, catchy, catchable, catcher
  6. chase (5 letter word)
    • inflections: chased, chasing, chases
    • related terms: inchase, dischase, forechase, interchase, outchase, overchase, rechase, rechaser, Chasey, chaseable, chaser
  7. dog (3 letter word)
    • inflections: dogged, dogging, dogs
    • related terms: undog, Undoglike, condog, Overdog, underdog, Underdogism, dogal, dogdom, doghood, dogless, doglike, dogship, dogy, dogate, dogman, dogly, Dogwise
  8. free (4 letter word)
    • inflections: freed, freeing, frees
    • related terms: unfree, infree, overfree, post-free, freedom, freen, freeish, freeness, freeware, Freeable, freer, freety, freeman, freemanship, freewoman, freely, freeward
  9. get (3 letter word)
    • inflections: got, gotten, getting, gets
    • related terms: aget, unget, ungetable, overget, reget, subget, Underget, upget, getling, getable
  10. go (2 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for ambush)
    • inflections: went, gone, going, goes
  11. hunt (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hunted, hunting, hunts
    • related terms: ahunt, a-hunt, outhunt, overhunt, Huntite, huntable, hunter
  12. hurry (5 letter word)
    • inflections: hurried, hurrying, hurries
    • related terms: overhurry, hurrisome, hurrier
  13. incur (5 letter word)
    • inflections: incurred, incurring, incurs
    • related terms: reincur, incurment, incurable, incurious, incursion
  14. jaunt (5 letter word)
    • inflections: jaunted, jaunting, jaunts
    • related terms: jaunty, Jaunter
  15. last (4 letter word)
    • inflections: lasted, lasting, lasts
    • related terms: outlast, overlast, relast, relaster, lastage, lastness, lasty, laster, lastly
  16. leave (5 letter word)
    • inflections: left, leaving, leaves
    • related terms: unleave, disleave, interleave, interleaver, overleave, overleaven, leaven, leavy, Leavable, leaver
  17. look (4 letter word)
    • inflections: looked, looking, looks
    • related terms: unlook, inlook, inlooker, forelook, outlook, outlooker, overlook, Overlookable, overlooker, relook, underlook, underlooker, uplook, uplooker, lookee, Lookism, looky, looker
  18. loose (5 letter word)
    • inflections: loosed, loosing, looses
    • related terms: aloose, unloose, unloosen, unloosable, overloose, loosen, loosish, looser
  19. move (4 letter word)
    • inflections: moved, moving, moves
    • related terms: amove, amovable, demove, commove, Comove, countermove, counter-move, emove, mismove, outmove, Postmove, premove, premover, remove, removal, removable, remover, upmove, Moval, moveless, movement, moveable, mover
  20. occur (5 letter word)
    • inflections: occurred, occurring, occurs
    • related terms: cooccur, co-occur, preoccur, reoccur
  21. pass (4 letter word)
    • inflections: passed, passing, passes
    • related terms: apass, depass, unpass, unpassable, Unpassible, unpassive, compass, compassless, compassment, compassable, compasser, compassive, transpass, forepass, interpass, Interpassive, outpass, overpass, repass, repassage, repassable, repasser, repassant, subpass, subpassage, surpass, surpassable, surpasser, underpass, passade, passage, passee, passen, passless, passable, passible, passer, passant, passman, passwoman, passive
  22. race (4 letter word)
    • inflections: raced, racing, races
    • related terms: arace, araceous, interrace, interracial, outrace, overrace, Postrace, Prerace, subrace, racette, racial, racelike, racer
  23. rouse (5 letter word)
    • inflections: roused, rousing, rouses
    • related terms: arouse, arousal, arousable, arouser, uprouse, rousette, rouser, rousant
  24. run (3 letter word)
    • inflections: ran, run, running, runs
    • related terms: unrun, inrun, AutoRun, forerun, interrun, misrun, outrun, overrun, rerun, underrun, uprun, runic, runite, runless, runlet, runer, runty, runman
  25. sail (4 letter word)
    • inflections: sailed, sailing, sails
    • related terms: circumsail, foresail, outsail, oversail, resail, undersail, sailage, sailless, sailship, saily, sailable, sailer, sailor
  26. seek (4 letter word)
    • inflections: sought, seeking, seeks
    • related terms: outseek, reseek, upseek, Withseek, Seekable, seeker
  27. speed (5 letter word)
    • inflections: sped, speeding, speeds, speeded
    • related terms: despeed, unspeed, forespeed, misspeed, outspeed, overspeed, upspeed, speedful, speedless, speedy, speeder, speedly
  28. tag (3 letter word)
    • inflections: tagged, tagging, tags
    • related terms: Mistag, retag, Tagless, taglet, taglike
  29. tail (4 letter word)
    • inflections: tailed, tailing, tails
    • related terms: detail, Detailee, detailism, detailist, detailer, Detailly, intail, countertail, E-Tail, retail, retailment, retailable, retailer, retailor, tailage, tailless, taillike, taily, tailer, tailor, tailward, tailwise
  30. track (5 letter word)
    • inflections: tracked, tracking, tracks
    • related terms: Intertrack, overtrack, retrack, uptrack, trackage, Trackee, trackless, Tracklike, trackable, tracker, trackman, trackmanship
  31. trade (5 letter word)
    • inflections: traded, trading, trades
    • related terms: contrade, contradance, Countertrade, E-Trade, intertrade, outtrade, overtrade, overtrader, retrade, retradition, undertrade, undertrader, tradal, tradeful, tradeless, tradeable, trader
  32. trail (5 letter word)
    • inflections: trailed, trailing, trails
    • related terms: atrail, contrail, intrail, Cybertrail, distrail, outtrail, uptrail, trailery, trailless, traily, trailer, trailman
  33. treat (5 letter word)
    • inflections: treated, treating, treats
    • related terms: intreat, intreatable, extreat, Hydrotreat, maltreat, maltreatment, maltreater, maltreator, mistreat, mistreatment, Mistreater, Overtreat, pretreat, pretreatment, pretreaty, retreat, retreatal, retreatful, retreatism, retreatist, Retreatlike, retreatment, retreater, retreatant, retreative, re-treat, re-treatment, undertreat, Undertreatment, treatee, treatment, treaty, treatable, treater, treator, treatise
  34. trip (4 letter word)
    • inflections: tripped, tripping, trips
    • related terms: atrip, a-trip, retrip, tripal, tripery, trip-free, triplet, Triplike, tripling, tripsome, tripy, triply
  35. vie (3 letter word)
    • inflections: vying, vied, vies
    • related terms: avie, aviate, avision, aviation, outvie, outvier, revie, reviling, revision, vial, vier
  36. wait (4 letter word)
    • inflections: waited, waiting, waits
    • related terms: await, awaiter, counter-wait, outwait, Waitee, Waitable, waiter
  37. win (3 letter word)
    • inflections: won, winning, wins
    • related terms: awin, outwin, overwin, rewin, winery, winful, winish, winless, winsome, winy, Winable, winer, winly
  38. work (4 letter word)
    • inflections: wrought, worked, working, works
    • related terms: awork, unwork, unworkable, unworker, inwork, a-work, co-work, co-worker, counterwork, counterworker, interwork, outwork, outworker, overwork, Postwork, Prework, rework, Telework, underwork, underworker, underworkman, upwork, workaholic, workful, workless, Worklike, workship, worksome, worky, workable, worker, workman, workmanship, workwoman, Workly, workwise
  39. yaw (3 letter word)
    • inflections: yawed, yawing, yaws
    • related terms: yawling, yawy
  40. zip (3 letter word)
    • inflections: zipped, zipping, zips
    • related terms: unzip, zipless, Ziplike

More generic words for the verb ambush, that have the same number of characters:

  1. action (6 letter word)
    • inflections: actioned, actioning, actions
    • related terms: circumaction, unaction, unactable, unactive, inaction, inactive, exaction, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exactive, exactly, transaction, transactor, Transactive, coaction, counteraction, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteractive, interaction, Interactor, interactant, interactive, overaction, Overactor, overactive, preaction, reaction, reactional, reactionism, reactionist, retroaction, retroactive, subaction, underaction, underactor, underactive, under-action, actional, Actionee, Actionism, actionist, actionless, actionable, actioner, actionize
  2. become (6 letter word)
    • inflections: became, become, becoming, becomes
    • related terms: unbecome, disbecome, misbecome, rebecome, Becomable, Becomer
  3. change (6 letter word)
    • inflections: changed, changing, changes
    • related terms: unchange, exchange, exchangee, exchanger, transchange, transchanger, counterchange, interchange, interchanger, rechange, changable, changer
  4. direct (6 letter word)
    • inflections: directed, directing, directs
    • related terms: undirect, undirectness, undirectly, indirect, indirectness, indirection, indirectly, codirect, codirector, misdirect, misdirection, predirect, predirector, predirection, redirect, Redirectable, Redirector, redirection, directness, directable, directer, director, direction, directive, directly
  5. endure (6 letter word)
    • inflections: endured, enduring, endures
    • related terms: coendure, perendure, endurable, endurance, endurer, endurant
  6. fulfil (6 letter word)
    • inflections: fulfilled, fulfilling, fulfils
    • related terms: unfulfil, unfulfilling, unfulfilment, overfulfil, fulfilling, fulfilment
  7. search (6 letter word)
    • inflections: searched, searching, searches
    • related terms: asearch, insearch, outsearch, oversearch, presearch, research, researchful, researchist, Researchy, researchable, researcher, re-search, undersearch, searchful, searchless, searchment, searchable, searcher, searchant
  8. spread (6 letter word)
    • inflections: spread, spreading, spreads
    • related terms: aspread, unspread, unspreadable, a-spread, disspread, outspread, overspread, prespread, respread, underspread, upspread, spready, spreadable, spreader, spreadation
  9. travel (6 letter word)
    • inflections: travelled, travelling, traveled, traveling, travels
    • related terms: Cybertravel, outtravel, overtravel, pretravel, retravel, traveldom, travelling, travelable, traveler

More generic words for the verb ambush, that have more characters:

  1. accompany (9 letter word)
    • inflections: accompanied, accompanying, accompanies
    • related terms: reaccompany, accompaniment, accompanier
  2. accomplish (10 letter word)
    • inflections: accomplished, accomplishing, accomplishes
    • related terms: preaccomplish, preaccomplishment, reaccomplish, reaccomplishment, accomplishment, accomplishable, accomplisher
  3. broadcast (9 letter word)
    • inflections: broadcast, broadcasting, broadcasts, broadcasted
    • related terms: unbroadcast, Microbroadcast, rebroadcast, Rebroadcaster, broadcaster
  4. capture (7 letter word)
    • inflections: captured, capturing, captures
    • related terms: precapture, recapture, recapturer, capturable, capturer
  5. circularise (11 letter word)
    • inflections: circularised, circularising, circularises
    • related terms: circularism, circularness, circularize, circularisation, circularization, circularity, circularly, circularwise
  6. circularize (11 letter word)
    • inflections: circularized, circularizing, circularizes
    • related terms: circularism, circularness, circularise, circularisation, circularization, circularity, circularly, circularwise
  7. circulate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: circulated, circulating, circulates
    • related terms: intercirculate, intercirculation, overcirculate, precirculate, precirculation, recirculate, recirculation, circulable, circulant, circulation, circulative
  8. compete (7 letter word)
    • inflections: competed, competing, competes
    • related terms: outcompete, recompete, recompetition, competible, competence, competer, competent, competition, competitive
  9. contend (7 letter word)
    • inflections: contended, contending, contends
    • related terms: precontend, recontend, contender, contendent
  10. continue (8 letter word)
    • inflections: continued, continuing, continues
    • related terms: discontinue, discontinual, discontinuee, discontinuable, discontinuance, discontinuer, discontinuor, discontinuous, discontinuation, discontinuity, recontinue, recontinuance, continual, continuist, continuable, continuate, continuance, continuer, continuous, continuant, continuation, continuity, continuative
  11. diffuse (7 letter word)
    • inflections: diffused, diffusing, diffuses
    • related terms: interdiffuse, interdiffusive, overdiffuse, rediffuse, diffusible, diffusate, diffuser, diffusor, diffusive
  12. disintegrate (12 letter word, the longest hypernym for ambush)
    • inflections: disintegrated, disintegrating, disintegrates
    • related terms: photodisintegrate, photodisintegration, disintegrable, disintegrous, disintegrant, disintegration, disintegrity, disintegrative
  13. disperse (8 letter word)
    • inflections: dispersed, dispersing, disperses
    • related terms: Dedisperse, predisperse, redisperse, redispersal, dispersal, dispersoid, dispersible, disperser, dispersant, dispersity, dispersive
  14. displace (8 letter word)
  15. disseminate (11 letter word)
    • inflections: disseminated, disseminating, disseminates
    • related terms: dissemination, disseminative
  16. dissolve (8 letter word)
    • inflections: dissolved, dissolving, dissolves
    • related terms: predissolve, redissolve, redissolvable, dissolvable, dissolver, dissolvent, dissolvative
  17. distribute (10 letter word)
    • inflections: distributed, distributing, distributes
    • related terms: Equidistribute, maldistribute, maldistribution, misdistribute, misdistribution, predistribute, predistributor, predistribution, redistribute, Redistributable, redistributer, redistributor, redistribution, redistributive, distributee, distributable, distributer, distributor, distribution, distributive
  18. enforce (7 letter word)
    • inflections: enforced, enforcing, enforces
    • related terms: misenforce, preenforce, pre-enforce, reenforce, re-enforce, re-enforcer, Underenforce, enforcible, enforcer, enforcive
  19. execute (7 letter word)
    • inflections: executed, executing, executes
    • related terms: Unexecute, misexecute, misexecution, Outexecute, preexecute, preexecutor, preexecution, pre-execute, pre-executor, pre-execution, reexecute, reexecution, re-execute, re-execution, executable, executer, executor, executant, execution, executive
  20. fulfill (7 letter word)
    • inflections: fulfilled, fulfilling, fulfills
    • related terms: unfulfill, unfulfilling, unfulfilment, Overfulfill, prefulfill, fulfilling, fulfilment
  21. function (8 letter word)
    • inflections: functioned, functioning, functions
    • related terms: afunction, defunction, defunctness, defunctive, cofunction, Cofunctor, disfunction, malfunction, misfunction, prefunction, refunction, subfunction, functional, functionless, Functionoid, functionate, functionize, functionation
  22. implement (9 letter word)
    • inflections: implemented, implementing, implements
    • related terms: Misimplement, reimplement, Reimplementation, implemental, implementable, implementer, implementor, implementation
  23. liberate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: liberated, liberating, liberates
    • related terms: deliberate, deliberant, deliberation, deliberative, preliberate, preliberal, preliberation, reliberate, liberal, liberian, Liberite, liberation, liberty, liberative
  24. locomote (8 letter word)
    • inflections: locomoted, locomoting, locomotes
    • related terms: locomotor, locomotion, locomotive
  25. merchandise (11 letter word)
    • inflections: merchandised, merchandising, merchandises
    • related terms: Remerchandise, merchandy, merchandize
  26. operate (7 letter word)
    • inflections: operated, operating, operates
    • related terms: cooperate, cooperage, cooperite, coopery, cooperant, cooperation, cooperative, co-operate, co-operable, co-operant, co-operation, co-operative, Interoperate, Misoperate, preoperate, preoperation, preoperative, reoperate, reoperation, Teleoperate, operette, operable, operance, operant, operation, operative
  27. oscillate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: oscillated, oscillating, oscillates
    • related term: interoscillate
  28. process (7 letter word)
    • inflections: processed, processing, processes
    • related terms: transprocess, counterprocess, interprocess, Interprocessor, intraprocess, intraprocessor, Misprocess, Overprocess, photoprocess, postprocess, postprocessor, preprocess, preprocessor, reprocess, Reprocessor, subprocess, Subprocessor, Underprocess, processal, processable, processible, processer, processor, processive
  29. propagate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: propagated, propagating, propagates
    • related terms: repropagate, propagable, propagation, propagative
  30. release (7 letter word)
    • inflections: released, releasing, releases
    • related terms: Photorelease, Postrelease, prerelease, rerelease, re-release, releasee, releasable, releasible, releaser, releasor
  31. resolve (7 letter word)
    • inflections: resolved, resolving, resolves
    • related terms: unresolve, unresolvable, preresolve, re-resolve, resolvable, resolvible, resolver, resolvent
  32. separate (8 letter word)
    • inflections: separated, separating, separates
    • related terms: unseparate, unseparable, unseparative, inseparate, inseparable, preseparate, preseparation, reseparate, reseparation, separable, separation, separative
  33. succeed (7 letter word)
    • inflections: succeeded, succeeding, succeeds
    • related terms: resucceed, succeedable, succeeder
  34. unloose (7 letter word)
    • inflections: unloosed, unloosing, unlooses
    • related terms: unloosen, unloosable
  35. unloosen (8 letter word)
    • inflections: unloosened, unloosening, unloosens
  36. vibrate (7 letter word)
    • inflections: vibrated, vibrating, vibrates
    • related terms: covibrate, covibration, evibrate, revibrate, revibrant, revibration, vibrator, vibration, vibrative

More generic phrases for the verb ambush:

  1. break up (8 character phrase)
  2. bring home the bacon (20 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for ambush)
  3. carry out (9 character phrase)
  4. carry through (13 character phrase)
  5. chase after (11 character phrase)
  6. come apart (10 character phrase)
  7. come through (12 character phrase)
  8. deliver the goods (17 character phrase)
  9. drive out (9 character phrase)
  10. fall apart (10 character phrase)
  11. fan out (7 character phrase)
  12. force out (9 character phrase)
  13. give chase (10 character phrase)
  14. go after (8 character phrase)
  15. go away (7 character phrase)
  16. go forth (8 character phrase)
  17. hunt down (9 character phrase)
  18. look for (8 character phrase)
  19. make pass (9 character phrase)
  20. pass around (11 character phrase)
  21. rout out (8 character phrase)
  22. split up (8 character phrase)
  23. spread out (10 character phrase)
  24. track down (10 character phrase)
  25. travel rapidly (14 character phrase)

Related words for the term ambush, that have fewer characters:

  1. blind (5 letter word)
    • inflections: blinded, blinding, blinds
    • related terms: unblind, overblind, overblindly, blindage, blindish, blindism, blindless, blindling, blindness, blinder, blindman, blindly
  2. blitz (5 letter word)
    • inflections: blitzed, blitzing, blitzes
  3. cover (5 letter word)
    • inflections: covered, covering, covers
    • related terms: uncover, discover, discovery, forecover, overcover, precover, Precovery, recover, recovery, re-cover, subcover, undercover, upcover, coverage, coverless, coverlet, Covery, coverable, coverer
  4. harry (5 letter word)
    • inflections: harried, harrying, harries
    • related terms: harrier, harriman
  5. hit (3 letter word)
    • inflections: hit, hitting, hits
    • related terms: unhit, mishit, outhit, overhit, hitless, hitman, Hitwoman
  6. jump (4 letter word)
    • inflections: jumped, jumping, jumps
    • related terms: microjump, outjump, overjump, Prejump, Jumplike, jumpness, jumpsome, jumpy, jumpable, Jumpity
  7. lure (4 letter word)
    • inflections: lured, luring, lures
    • related terms: alure, illure, colure, lural, lureful, lurement, luresome, lurer
  8. mug (3 letter word)
    • inflections: mugged, mugging, mugs
    • related terms: mugful, Mugless
  9. pound (5 letter word)
    • inflections: pounded, pounding, pounds
    • related terms: compound, compoundness, compoundable, compounder, impound, impoundage, impoundment, impoundable, impounder, expound, expoundable, expounder, repound, poundage, poundal, Poundian, poundless, poundlike, pounder, poundman
  10. snare (5 letter word)
    • inflections: snared, snaring, snares
    • related terms: unsnare, unsnarling, insnare, insnarer, snareless, snarer

Related words for the term ambush, that have the same number of characters:

  1. assail (6 letter word)
    • inflections: assailed, assailing, assails
    • related terms: overassail, reassail, assailment, assailable, assailer, assailant
  2. entrap (6 letter word)
    • inflections: entrapped, entrapping, entraps
    • related term: entrapment
  3. strike (6 letter word)
    • inflections: struck, stricken, striking, strikes
    • related terms: unstrike, counterstrike, outstrike, overstrike, Poststrike, restrike, understrike, upstrike, Strikee, striken, strikeless, Strikelike, striker

Related words for the term ambush, that have more characters:

  1. ambushment (10 letter word)
    • related terms: Ambushee, ambushlike, ambusher
  2. assault (7 letter word)
  3. astonish (8 letter word)
    • inflections: astonished, astonishing, astonishes
    • related terms: unastonish, unastonishment, reastonish, reastonishment, astonishment, Astonishable, astonisher
  4. ensnare (7 letter word)
    • inflections: ensnared, ensnaring, ensnares
    • related terms: ensnarling, ensnarer
  5. hideout (7 letter word)
  6. intercept (9 letter word)
    • inflections: intercepted, intercepting, intercepts
    • related terms: interceptable, intercepter, interceptor, interception, interceptive
  7. retreat (7 letter word)
    • inflections: retreated, retreating, retreats
    • related terms: counterretreat, retreatal, retreatful, retreatism, retreatist, Retreatlike, retreatment, retreater, retreatant, retreative
  8. shadowing (9 letter word)
    • related terms: foreshadowing, foreshadower, overshadowing, overshadowment, overshadower, shadowist, shadowless, shadowlike, shadowy, shadowable, shadower, shadowly
  9. surprise (8 letter word)
    • inflections: surprised, surprising, surprises
    • related terms: unsurprise, countersurprise, presurprise, resurprise, surprisal, surprisable, surpriser
  10. surveillance (12 letter word)
  11. Antiambush (10 letter word)
  12. unambush (8 letter word)
  13. counterambush (13 letter word)
  14. outambush (9 letter word)
  15. Ambushee (8 letter word)
    • related term: ambusher
  16. ambushlike (10 letter word)
  17. ambusher (8 letter word)
    • related terms: Ambushee, ambushlike, ambushment

Related phrase for the term ambush, that has fewer characters:

  1. go at (5 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term ambush, that have the same number of characters:

  1. go for (6 character phrase)
    • related term: go forward
  2. lay at (6 character phrase)
  3. set on (6 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term ambush, that have more characters:

  1. booby trap (10 character phrase)
  2. catch off-guard (15 character phrase)
  3. catch unawares (14 character phrase)
  4. come at (7 character phrase)
  5. come down on (12 character phrase)
  6. come from behind (16 character phrase)
  7. come upon unexpectedly (22 character phrase)
  8. crack down on (13 character phrase)
  9. descend on (10 character phrase)
  10. descend upon (12 character phrase)
  11. do the unexpected (17 character phrase)
  12. drop in on (10 character phrase)
  13. fall on (7 character phrase)
  14. fall upon (9 character phrase)
  15. gang up on (10 character phrase)
  16. have at (7 character phrase)
  17. hit like lightning (18 character phrase)
  18. land on (7 character phrase)
  19. lay for (7 character phrase)
  20. lay hands on (12 character phrase)
  21. lay into (8 character phrase)
  22. lay wait for (12 character phrase)
  23. lie in ambush (13 character phrase)
  24. light into (10 character phrase)
  25. lurking hole (12 character phrase)
  26. pitch into (10 character phrase)
  27. pounce upon (11 character phrase)
  28. pull up short (13 character phrase)
  29. sail into (9 character phrase)
  30. set upon (8 character phrase)
  31. spring a surprise (17 character phrase)
  32. spring upon (11 character phrase)
  33. swoop down on (13 character phrase)
  34. take by surprise (16 character phrase)
  35. take short (10 character phrase)
  36. take the offensive (18 character phrase)
  37. take unawares (13 character phrase)
  38. wade into (9 character phrase)
  39. Military Surprise (17 character phrase)
  40. Sneak attack (12 character phrase)

Other related term for the term ambush:

  1. stalking-horse (14 character term)

Phrases with Ambush

  1. Ambush Bugs
  2. Ambush marketing

Names with Ambush

  1. Ambush Bug
  2. The Ambush
  3. Kathy Ambush
  4. Scott Ambush
  5. Darren Ambush
  6. Roberta Ambush

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