Waylay in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Waylay

to actively block an individual’s path in order to interrogate, detain, etc.

Examples of Waylay in a sentence

Reporters attempted to waylay the celebrity at the airport and bombard him with questions, but his security team intervened. πŸ”Š

The boxer's opponent made to waylay and provoke him before the match, but he stormed through his defenses and into the ring. πŸ”Š

The police officer stepped in front of the distraught woman to waylay her before she reached the crime scene. πŸ”Š

Her nosy grandmother often tried to waylay her with pointless conversations about her love life before she left the house. πŸ”Š

Several girls tried to waylay the handsome rock star on the stairs by batting their eyelashes and shamelessly flirting. πŸ”Š

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