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Waylay

Meaning: Wait in hiding to attack

Oct 27, 2016 12:00 IST
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Type: Verb

Meaning: Wait in hiding to attack

Pronunciation: wey-ley

Usage/Example: 1. It went on to ask whether NSCN-IM can waylay in stationary position or NSCN-IM cadres were inside the security hall. (Source: The Sangai Express)

2. Ritesh allegedly passed this information to his associates and together they planned to waylay Puneet and rob him off the money. (Source: Free Press Journal)

3. Walloon wreckers would attempt to waylay the government's programme, they feared. Instead, it was calm. (Source: FT.com)

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