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(n.) a proverb, wise saying
adage
(n.) A 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
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity; difficult to work with or deal with; rude
churlish
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong or commanding place
citadel
(v.) to work with, work together
collaborate
(n.) an order having the force of law; (v.) to issue such an order; to command firmly or forcefully
decree
(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