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waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
bode - foreshadow; portend
hereafter - life after death
perjury - false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
refectory - dining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)
accomplice - partner in crime