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a brief summary, a short written account of one's education, working experience or qualifications for a job
resume
not important, minor; ordinary, commonplace
trivial
evil, bad; spiteful; having bad habits or an ugly disposition; painfully severe or extreme
vicious
to flow or fall by drops or in a small stream; a small, irregular quantitiy of anything
trickle
an advance indication, sample or warning
foretaste
ordinary, dull, routine, without variation
humdrum
a pause in fighting, temporary peace
truce
near, next to, adjoining
adjacent
to rush violently, dash headlong; to fling or hurl forcefully
hurtle
a powerful family or group of rulers that maintains its positon or power for some time
dynasty
to break up, disturb
disrupt
to ask questions, examine by questioning
interrogate
silent or brooding because of ill humor, anger, or resentment; slow moving, sluggish
sullen
to get down from, step down from; to come down from the air,land; lighted up
alight
to pay back, give a reward; a payment for loss, service or injury
recompense
to suggest or hint slyly; to edge into something indirectly
insinuate
to begin to grow, come into being
germinate
to repair, restore to good condition, make new again
renovate
endless, so long as to seem endless
interminable
not productive, bare
barren