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bonanza
(noun) a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable, profitable, or rewarding; a source of wealth or prosperity; a very large amount
adage
(noun) a proverb, wise saying
citadel
(noun) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong or commanding place
excerpt
(noun) a passage taken from a book, article, etc.; (verb) to take such passage; to quote
evolve
(verb) to develope gradually; to rise to a higher level
hover
(verb) to float or hangsuspended over; to move back and forth uncirtainly over or around
churlish
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity; difficult to work with or deal with; rude
collaborate
(verb) to work with, work together
decree
(noun) an order having the force of law; (verb) to issue such an order; to command firmly or forcefully
discordant
(adj.) disagreeable in sound, jarring; lacking in harmony, conflicting
grope
(verb) to feel about hesitantly with the hands; to search blindly and uncirtainly