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proverb,wise saying
adage
rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable ,profitable,or rewarding; a source of wealth or prosperity;a very large amount;sudden profit or gain
bonanza
lacking politeness or good manners;lacking sensitivity;difficult to work or deal with;rude
churlish
fortess that overlooks and protects a city;any strong or commanding place
citadel
to work with, work together
collaborate
an order having the force of law;to issue such an order;to command firmly or forcefully
decree
disagreein sound,jarring,lacking in harmony,conflicting
discordant
to decelop gradually; to rise to a higher level
evolve
passage taken from a book,article,etc.;to take such a passage;to quote
excerpt
to feel about hesitantly with the hands;to search blindly and uncertainly
grope
to float or hang suspeneded over;to move back and forth uncertainly over or around
hover
to make or force one's way by pushing or elbowing; to bump,shove,brush against; to compete for
jostle
laggardperson who moves slowly or falls behing;falling behind,slow to move,act or respond
laggard
applause;enthusiastic praise or approval
plaudits
to make impossible, prevent, shut out
preclude
to return go back
revert
broken stone or bricks; ruins
rubble
of or relating to a slav; behaving like or suitable for a slave or a servant, menial;lacking spirit or independence, abjectly submissive
servile
watch especially at night any period of watchful attention
vigil
to quarrel or argue in a noisy,angry way, to obtain by arument; to herd; a noisy quarrel
wrangle