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n. a proverb, wise saying
adage
n. a rich mass of ore in a mine. Something very valuable profitable or rewording, a source of wealth or prosperity. Suden profit or gain
Bonanza
adj. laking politeness or good manners, lacking sensitivity, rude, hard to deal with
churlish
N. a fortress that overlooks and protects an city, any strong commanding place
citadel
work together
collaborate
N. an order having force of law
V. to issue such an order, to command firmly or forcefully
decree
adj. disagreeable in sound, lacking harmony
discordant
n. a passage taken from a book, quote etc.
excerpt
v. to develop gradually, to rise to a higher level
evolve
v. to feel about hesitantly with hands, to search blindly and uncertainly
grope
V. to float or hang suspended over, to move back and from
hover
v. to make or force one's way by pushing or elbowing, to bump, shove, brush against, to compete for
jostle
N. a person who moves slowly or falls behind
Adj. falling behind, slow to move or act
laggard
V. to make imposable or prevent
preclude
V. to return, or go back
revert
N. broken stones or bricks, ruins
rubble
adj. of or relating to slave, behaving like suitable for a slave or servant, menial, laking spirit or independence, abjectly submissive
servile
N. a watch, especially at night, any period of watchful attention
vigil
V. to quarrel or argue in a noisy angry way, to obtain by argument , to herd
N. a noisy quarrel
Wrangle
N.pl. applause, enthusiastic praise or approval
plaudits