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Wrangle
(v.) To quarrel or argue in a noisy, angry way; to obtain by argument; to herd; (n.) a noisy quarrel
Hover
To float or hang suspend over: to move back and forth uncertainly and over or around.
Jostle
To make or force one's way by pushing or elbowing ; to bump , shove,brush against; to compete for.
Laggard
(n.) A person who moves slowly or falls behind. (adj.) Falling behind ; slow to move; act, or respond.
Servile
of or relating to a slave; behaving like or suitable for a slave or a servant, menial; lacking sprit or independence, abjectly submissive.
Plaudits
Applause; enthusiastic priase or approval
Preclude
To amke impossible, prevent, shut out
Revert
To return, go back
Rubble
Broken stones or bricks ; ruins
Vigil
A watch, especially at night; any period of watchful attention.
Adage
(Noun)-A proverb, Wise Saying
Bonanza
(Noun)- A rich mass of ore ina mine or something very valueable or rewarding, a source of wealth or property, a very large amount, sudden profit or gain.
Churlish
Lacking Politeness or good manners; Lacking sensitivity; Difficult to work with or deal: Rude.
Citiadel
A fortress that over looks and protects a city; Any strong or commanding place
Collaborate
To work with: Work together
Decree
(N) AN order having the force of law. (V) To issue such order: To command firmly and forcefully.
Discordant
Disagreeable in sound, jarring: lacking in harmony, conflicting
Evolve
To develop gradually: To rise to a higher level
Excerpt
(n.) A passage taken from a book, article,etc. (v.) To taka such a passage; to quote
Grope
To feel about hesitantly with the hands. To search blindly and uncertainly.