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adage
proverb, wise saying.
bonanza
something very valuable, very large amount
churlish
rude
citadel
fortress that overlooks and protects a city
collaborate
to work with, work together
decree
order having the force of law; to issue such an order
discordant
lacking in harmony, conflicting
evolve
to develop gradually; rise to a higher level
excerpt
passage taken from a book...etc.
to quote
grope
feel about hesitantly with the hands
hover
float or hang over
jostle
to bump, shove, vie for
laggard
person who moves slowly, falls behind.Slow to move, act, or respond.
plaudits
applause
preclude
make impossible, prevent, shut out
revert
to return, go back
rubble
broken stone or bricks;ruins
servile
or or relating to a slave;behaving like a slave or servant
vigil
a watch, especially at night
wrangle
quarrel or argue in a noisy way,noisy quarrel