magic used for evil purposes; witchcraft; sorcery (contrasted with white magic).
magic used for evil purposes by invoking the power of the devil
any payment extorted by intimidation, as by threats of injurious revelations or accusations. the extortion of such payment: He confessed rather than suffer the dishonor of blackmail. a tribute formerly exacted in the north of England and in Scotland by freebooting chiefs for protection from pillage. to extort money from (a person) by the use […]
a tree, Acer saccharum nigrum, of eastern and central North America, having furrowed, blackish bark and yellow-green flowers.
a grayish grunt, Anisotremus surinamensis, of the Atlantic Ocean from Florida to Brazil.
patrol wagon. noun a police van for transporting prisoners