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Evolve
(v) to develop gradually
adage
(n) Proverd, wise saying
churlish
(adj) Lacking politeness or good manners
laggard
(n) a person who moves slowly or fall behind; (adj) falling
behind
preclude
(v) to make impossible, prevent, to shut out
wrangle
(v) to quarrel or argue in noisy, angry way
plaudits
(n) applause
revert
(v) to return go back
bonanza
(n) a rich mass of ore in mine
Excerpt
(n) a passage taken from a book (v) to take such passage
rubble
(n) broken stone or bricks
Citadel
(n) and order having the force of the law; (v) to command firmly or forcefully
hover
(v) to float or hang suspended
over; to move back and forth
Collaborate
(v) to work with, work together
servile
(adj) of or relating to slave or a servant
jostle
(v) to make or force one's way by pushing or elbowing
vigil
(n) a watch especially at night
Discordant
(adj) disagreeable is sound
grope
(v) to feel about hesitantly with the hands
Citadel
(n) fortress that overlooks and protects a city