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waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
anachronism - an error involving time in a story; something or someone misplaced in time; ADJ. anachronistic
dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage
deciduous - falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of leaves; Ex. deciduous tree/teeth
callous - hardened; unfeeling; without sympathy for the sufferings of others; unkind
introvert - one who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted
breadth - width; extent
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
gradation - series of gradual stages; degree in such a progression