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adage
proverb
wise saying
bonanza
something very valuable
churlish
rude
citadel
fortress that overlooks and protects a city
collaborate
work together
decree
order having the force of law
discordant
lacking in harmony
conflicting
evolve
develop gradually
excerpt
passage taken form a book
grope
feel around uncertainly with your hands
jostle
make way by pushing
laggard
someone who is slow
plaudits
applause
enthusiasic praise
preclude
shut out
prevent
make impossible
hover
float or hang suspended over
revert
go back
rubble
brocken stone/bricks
servile
like a slave
vigil
a watch at night
wrangle
noisy quarrel
antics
ridiculous behavior
unpredictable actions
avowed
declared openly with out shame
banter
playful remarks
tease
bounitful
generous
plentiful
congested
overcrowed
filled to excess
detriment
harm
loss
injury
damage
durable
sturdy
not easily worn
enterprising
energetic
willing to start something new
showing boldness/imagination
frugal
economical
no waste/luxury
scanty
poor
meager
gingerly
with extreme care/caution
glut
oversupply
feed/fill to the point of overstuffing
incognito
in a disguised states
some one in disguise
invaldidate
make valueless
legendary
described in well known stories-fiction
maim
to cripple
disable
injure
minimize
to make small
oblique
slanting or sloping
NOT STRAIGHT
veer
swereve
change direction suddenly
venerate
look up with great respect
wanton
someone with low morals
pampered person