l’agguato

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the noun, l’agguato, which means ambush or snare. See the noun used below in its context:

Hanno fatto vedere al telegiornale il video dell’agguato che ha subito un commerciante mentre stava chiudendo il negozio. Per fortuna i ladri non sono riusciti a rubare molta roba al negozio perché i poliziotti sono intervenuti dopo pochi minuti arrestandoli.

The news showed the video of the ambush that a shop owner went through while he was closing the store. Luckily, the thieves were not able to steal much stuff at the store because the police intervened by arresting them after a few minutes.

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