Example sentences for: ambush

How can you use “ambush” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • For ambush attempts, see Joint Inquiry report (classified version), pp. 312-313; CIA memo, "Status of the Bin Ladin Capture Operation,"Sept.

  • She informed Cortés about a planned ambush at Cholula, which saved his life and caused the massacre of thousands of Indians.

  • Both the NYT and USAT Clinton-on-Rwanda pieces note a political factor that at the time inhibited U.S. action, but which Clinton didn't mention: Public support for U.S. involvement in peacekeeping missions evaporated just prior to the Rwanda situation when 18 U.S. soldiers were killed in an ambush in Somalia.

  • ER : "Ambush"

  • According to the tribals' own account, when they approached one of the vehicles, they quickly determined that women and children were inside and called off the ambush.

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