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Word: suborn

Definition: persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation


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::: anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize
::: deadpan - wooden; impassive; with no show of feeling; with an expressionless face
::: filch - steal (things of small value)
::: gist - essence; main point; substance
::: coterie - group that meets socially; select circle; close group of people with shared interests
::: caucus - private meeting of a group of people in a political party to select officers or determine policy; CF. the Caucus club of Boston
::: mandatory - obligatory; compulsory; of a mandate
::: extol - praise very highly; glorify
::: elaborate - work out carefully; add more detail or information; ADJ.
::: nefarious - very wicked