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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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Caption: The DEC survey crew bushwhacked 1.5 miles on snowshoes to recover the corner marker buried under two feet of snow.
A year ago, Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai was bushwhacked, shot and left for dead because she refused to stop going to school and refused to stop encouraging other girls to do the same.
Without guidance from the command center or their lookout, who had escaped after warning the crew, the men bushwhacked into a canyon that soon turned into a bowl of fire.
The 44-year-old actor was exercising at Gotham Gym on Washington Street at about 8 am on Saturday when Kathleen Thurston, 47, bushwhacked him.
Chidamabaram, who opened a whole new box of reformist experiences, the agenda was bushwhacked by corruption all over again.
We bushwhacked through supposed-to-be maintained trails, shoving through blackberry brambles, forests of poison ivy, and clusters of that ever-present teasel.
It's incredible that this indefatigable monarch, aged 85, and Prince Philip, 90, will visit the length and breadth of the country between March and July, a phenomenal feat of energy as I, some 30 years younger , feel bushwhacked just walking around Birmingham's Art Gallery.
But I realize there have been approximately one half-dozen videos with the word 'Bushwacked' or 'Bushwhacked' produced over the past decade antagonistic to the former President.
The public seems to be sick to death of war movies, especially when they're as much of a mixed bag as "5 Days of War," a hell-on-earth thriller that makes valiant gestures toward geopolitical savvy but gets bushwhacked by vet helmer Renny Harlin's weakness for the Rambo-esque.
Adam Johnson (3) and Noel Higgins (2) proved a deadly combination as Bird In Hand bushwhacked Willenhall Social 5-1 in Senior Two.
The opening paragraphs of Thomas McGuane's novel, The Bushwhacked Piano, seem destined to transport readers to an engaging narrative world:
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. Laughter was still echoing down the corridors from Ken Dodd's exguisite, inexhaustible showmanship.