What is another word for lay in wait?

Need synonyms for lay in wait? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
Past tense 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.”
Verb
Past tense for be patient, wait
Verb
Past tense for to be hiding, waiting to ambush or attack someone
Verb
Past tense for to remain in existence or active
Verb
Past tense for to capture or attack suddenly and unexpectedly
Verb
Past tense for to hide oneself or stay out of sight
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021