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Synonyms for waylayˈweɪˌleɪ, weɪˈleɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ambush, scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, ambuscade, lie in wait(verb)

    wait in hiding to attack

    loaf, mill around, scupper, lie in wait, loiter, lallygag, expose, endanger, peril, mess about, hang around, lollygag, waylay, mill about, tarry, skulk, footle, ambush, still-hunt, linger, lounge, ambuscade, lurk, bushwhack

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. waylay(v. a.)

    lie in wait for (with evil intent), lie in ambush for

Translations for waylay

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  • auflauern, wegelagernGerman
  • varitsemaEstonian
  • väijyä, [[hyökätä]] [[väijyksistä]], yllättääFinnish
  • comploterFrench
  • դարանակալելArmenian
  • pisamarIdo
  • 待ち伏せJapanese
  • onderscheppen, belagen, opwachtenDutch
  • подстерега́ть, поджида́ть, подкарау́ливатьRussian

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