The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of bushwhack

bushwhack

  • "to lie in wait", "to ambush", "to assault". Broadly, it means to launch a surprise assault from a hidden place, especially if the victim is unarmed.
    FEMA has been Bushwacked.

    Last edited on Sep 09 2005. Submitted by Ken A. from Half Moon Bay, CA, USA on Sep 09 2005.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

None found.

Slang terms with the same root words

None. How about some random words?

Definitions include: to waste time.
Definitions include: extreme; wild; awesome.
Definitions include: vagina.
Definitions include: To come down from a marijuana high.
Definitions include: something out of the norm.
Definitions include: Someone who is very trendy; someone who tries too hard.
Definitions include: eager.
Definitions include: to perform fellatio on; "blow".
Definitions include: best friend.
Definitions include: a horn or whistle blown to warn a friend that they are being physically intimate with a grenade.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(5)  
No longer use it(1)  
Heard it but never used it(6)  
Have never heard it(4)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 7 votes: 47%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/bushwhack">bushwhack</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/bushwhack bushwhack]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.