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10 Cards in this Set

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hover
to float or hang suspended over
to move back and forth uncertainly over or around
(verb)
jostle
to make or force one's way by pushing or elbowing
to bump or shove, brush against
to compete for
(verb)
laggard
a person who moves slowly or falls behind
(adjective)

falling behind
slow to move, act or respond
(adjective)
plaudits
applause
enthusiastic praise or approval
(pluaral noun)
preclude
to make impossible
prevent
shut out
(verb)
revert
to return
go back
(verb)
rubble
broken stone or bricks
ruins
(noun)
servile
of or relating to a slave
behaving like or suitable for a slave or servant
menial
lacking spirit or independence
abjectly submissive
(adjective)
vigil
a watch especially at night
any period of watchful attention
(noun)
wrangle
to quarrel or argue in a noisy, angry way
to obtain by arguement
to herd
(verb)

a noisy quarrel
(noun)