ambuscadoes

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ambuscadoes

  1. plural form of ambuscado, ambuscades, ambushes.
    O, then, I see Queen Mab hath been with you.
    ...
    Sometime she driveth o'er a soldier's neck,
    And then dreams he of cutting foreign throats,
    Of breaches, ambuscadoes, Spanish blades,
    Of healths five-fathom deep — Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet, Act 1, Scene 4.