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bushwhack

bush·whack

bushwhack

pronunciation:
bUsh waek
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: bushwhacked, bushwhacking, bushwhacks
definition: to advance through a forest by cutting away low vegetation.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to attack from a hiding place; ambush.
similar words:
jump, surprise