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n a proverb,wise saying
adage
n. a watch at night
vigil
n. broken bricks ruins
rubble
v to return
revert
v to feel
grope
adj.rude, lacking sensitivity
churlish
n. a fortress that overlooks and protects a city: any strong or commanding place
citadel
v. to work together, to work with
collaborate
n. an order having the force of law v. to issue an order; to command forcefully or firmly
decree
n. a person who moves slowly or falls behind adj. falling behind; slow to move act or respond
laggard
n. pl. applause enthusiastic praise or approval
plaudits
v. to make impossible, to shut out, prevent
preclude
adj. of or relating to a slave; behaving like or suitable for a slave or a servant, menial; lacking spirit or independence,abjectly submissive
servile
v. to quarrel or argue in a noisy angry way;to obtain by arguement n. a noisy quarrel
wrangle
adj. disagreeable in sound,jarring; lacking harmony, conflicting
discordant
v. to make force one's way by pushing or elbowing;to bmp, shove, brush against; to complete
jostle
v. to develop gradually; to rise to a higher level
evolve
v. to float or hang suspended over; to move back uncertainly over or around
hover
N. a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuablea, profitable, or rewarding; a souce of wealth and prosperity; a very large amount; sudden profit or gain
bonanza
n. a passage taken from a book, article,etc.; v. to take such a passage; to quote
excerpt