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(n.) A proverb or wise saying
Adage
(n.) Rich mass of ore in mine, something valuable, profitable, or rewarding. A source of wealth or prosperity, a large amount, sudden prfit or gain
Bonanza
(adj.) Lacking politness or good manners, lacking senstivity, difficult to work or deal with, rude
Churlish
(n.) an order having the force of law (v.) to issue such an order; to command firmly or forcefully
Decree
Citadel
(n.) A fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong or commanding place
(v.) To work with, work together
Collaborate
(Adj.) disagreeable in sound, jarring;lacking in harmony, conflicting
Discordant
(v.) to develop gradually; to rise to a higher level
evolve
(n.) a passage taken from a book, article, etc.; (v.) to take such a passage; to quote
excerpt
(v.) to feel about hesitantly with the hands; to search blindly and uncertainly
grope
(v.) to float or hang suspended over; to move back and forth uncertainly over or around
hover
(v.) to make or force ones way by pushing or elbowing; to bump, shove, brush against; to compete for
josdel
(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, prevent, shut out
preclude
(v.) to return, go back
revert
(n.) broken stone or bricks; ruins
rubble
(adj.) of or relating to a slave; behaving like or suitable for a slave or a serpent, menial; lacking spirit or independence, abgectly submissive
servile
(n.) a watch, especially at night; any period of watchful attention
vigil
(v.) to quarrel or argue in a noisy, angry way; to obtain by argument; to herd; (n.) a noisy quarrel
rangle