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waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
proclivity - inclination; natural tendency (esp. towards something bad)
fervor - glowing ardor; intensity of feeling; quality of being fervent or fervid; zeal; intense heat
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
spate - sudden flood or rush; Ex. spate of accidents
masticate - chew
congruence - correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity
prelate - church dignitary; priest of high position in the church (esp. bishop)
swarthy - (of a skin or complexion) dark; dusky; Ex. swarthy Italian ?