Insidiate In*sid"i*ate, v. t. [L. insidiatus, p. p. of insidiare to lie in ambush, fr. insidiae. See {Insidious}.] To lie in ambush for. [Obs.] --Heywood. [1913 Webster]

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  • insidiate — verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin insidiatus, past participle of insidiari, from insidiae ambush, from insidēre to sit in more at insession transitive verb obsolete : to plot or scheme against : lie in wait for …   Useful english dictionary

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