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Synonyms for ambush

Synonyms for ambush

an attack or stratagem for capturing or tricking an unsuspecting person

to attack suddenly and without warning

Synonyms for ambush

the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise

wait in hiding to attack

hunt (quarry) by stalking and ambushing

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Obviously the key element is to consider whether the ambushing brand is trying to deceive consumers into thinking that they are associated with your event.
"Just as sponsorship has become big business, so too has ambushing," said CIBS researcher Nick Burton.
"The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (LOCOG) will be taking a zero tolerance approach to ambushing.
A young male orca that started regurgitating fish and then ambushing seagulls attracted by the mess seems to have set off a wave of cultural transmission in his neighborhood.
A large volume of fire should be started instinctively even before the exact locations of the ambushing forces are determined.