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Past participle for to be hiding, waiting to ambush or attack someone, or simply to accost them unexpectedly
“The catastrophe affords a rehearsing of the insecurities that lie in wait beyond a solidary family and considerate neighbours.”
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(of a person or animal) Past participle for to move about restlessly and stealthily, especially in search of prey
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Past participle for be patient, wait
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Past participle for to be hiding, waiting to ambush or attack someone
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Past participle for to remain in existence or active
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Past participle for to capture or attack suddenly and unexpectedly
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Past participle for to hide oneself or stay out of sight
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