waylay


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Synonyms for waylay

attack

accost

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Synonyms for waylay

to attack suddenly and without warning

Synonyms for waylay

wait in hiding to attack

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Overuse injuries can also waylay professional dancers.
Although their precise roles are poorly understood, the enzymes may waylay inhibitors of cell growth, says Shipp.
So now, shippers may have to start paying attention to the flags if they want to make sure increased scrutiny doesn't waylay their cargo in some port.
If so, blocking NR2 might provide means for scientists to waylay antibodies that attack a person's own brain cells, she says.
Two studies in rhesus monkeys now show that a drug called hu5C8 can waylay this attack without shutting down the rest of the immune system.
Huge obstacles designed to waylay tanks consumed nearly all the concrete Germany and its occupied territories could produce.