bushwhack

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Synonyms for bushwhack

to attack suddenly and without warning

Synonyms for bushwhack

wait in hiding to attack

live in the bush as a fugitive or as a guerilla

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cut one's way through the woods or bush

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Years ago, a child in a tree with a small caliber rifle bushwhacked a piano through the open summer window of a neighbor's living room.
Just as sceptics were beginning to wonder whether West Brom were running out of sufficient firepower to blast their way back into the Premier League, they bushwhacked Watford with a five-goal salvo.
Ramshackle but charming, busking-round-thebarbie vibe from Australian lads who like to let loose with harmonies, falsetto voices and bushwhacked guitar.
Northwest private sector winner Lori Martineau splits her time between the ownership duties of two successful A&W franchises along with managing the Marathon Centre Mall and Bushwhacked Clothing Company.
We are improving what had been a bushwhacked trail through a stunningly beautiful redwood forest, and it actually feels good.
It was the early hours of the morning and I was bushwhacked.
See, I've been in some places with names like "Ambush Alley," "Shrapnel City," "Bloody Hill" and such, and in my experience, they tend to be noisy, dirty, unpleasant places where you get bushwhacked, fragged and dinged a lot.
When the Bears bushwhacked movie theaters 29 years ago, it struck enough of a nerve with audiences to prompt two sequels and a short-lived TV series.
After leading our horses down some sheer terrain, we remounted and bushwhacked through thick willows and birches, crossed a bog skirting a gorgeous clear lake, and began ascending the far mountain toward the caribou.
Not everyone supports CTE, and there are those who would like to see us bushwhacked.
Most publishers trace the election-season glut of books to the summer of 2003, when a crop of liberal books, beginning with Al Franken's Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them, Lou Dubose and Molly Ivins's Bushwhacked, and Joe Conason's Big Lies, jumped onto bestseller lists.
All the chickens came to roost this year for Argentina's bushwhacked financial system.
Where do they bury the thousands of infant Canadians who are bushwhacked annually?
One route in particular has some of the most challenging hiking in North America--the Canol Heritage Trail, bushwhacked through the mountains to the Yukon in the waning days of the Second World War, and famed for its wildlife and magnificent valleys.
Bushwhacked Q My neighbour's hedge has grown so far over on to a public footpath that you can hardly get past without being scratched.