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ambush
(v) to make a surprise attack from a hidden place
(n) a surprise attack
calculate
(v) to find out by adding, subtracting, multiplying or dividing; to figure out by reason or logic
contribute
(v) to give money, effort, or items for a cause; to hand in for publication
dread
(v) to be afraid; to fear or feel deep worry
(n) deep fear or uneasiness over what may happen
employ
(v) to make use of; to put to work on a job or task for pay
extend
(v) to stretch out, make or last longer; to give or offer
frantic
(adj) very excited or upset; marked by fast, wild, or nervous action
initial
(adj) beginning or first
(n) the first letter of a name or word
(v) to mark or sign with one's initials
routine
(n) the regular or fixed way in which a thing is done
(adj) normal, predictable, or commonly done
stun
(v) to have a sudden, upsetting effect on the mind or feelings; to shock or daze; to make unable to feel, react or think
sturdy
(adj) firmly or solidly built; determined
yield
(v) to give in or give away; to produce or bring forth
(n)the product or amount made or produced