まちぶせ

JapaneseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of まちぶせ – see the following entry.
待ち伏せ
[noun] ambush (a disposition or arrangement of troops for attacking an enemy unexpectedly from a concealed station)
[verb] lie in wait
[verb] perform an ambush
(This term, まちぶせ, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)