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Definition of "bushment" [bush•ment]

  • An ambush. (noun)
  • The troops concealed in an ambush. (noun)
  • A surprise party; a company of soldiers secretly deployed. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bushment" in a sentence
  • "And there was a recounter, for the bushment brake on the Romans, and slew and hew down the Romans, and forced the Romans to flee and return, whom the noble knights chased unto their tents."
  • "And therewith turned their horses and rode over waters and through woods till they came to their bushment, whereas"
  • "How Sir Launcelot had word how the queen was taken, and how Sir Meliagrance laid a bushment for"
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