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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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waylay
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • He waylaid other boys as they came, and went on buying tickets of various colors ten or fifteen minutes longer.
  • Waylay people—that’s mostly the way."

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  • I worried that the gang might be waiting outside to waylay me.
  • She waited near the exit to waylay him and learn more about the event.

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