Meaning of bushwhack
Pronunciation: (boosh'hwak", -wak"), [key]
- to make one's way through woods by cutting at undergrowth, branches, etc.
- to travel through woods.
- to pull a boat upstream from on board by grasping bushes, rocks, etc., on the shore.
- to fight as a bushwhacker or guerrilla in the bush.
- to fight as a bushwhacker; ambush.
- to defeat, esp. by surprise or in an underhanded way: They bushwhacked our high school team when they used college players.
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