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adage
noun
An old saying that has come to be accepted as true; a proverb.
camaraderie
noun
Good will and warm feelings among friends.
contend
verb
1. To struggle with.
2. To maintain or assert.

contention - noun
1. A conflict or struggle.
2. A point made in an argument.
extraneous
adjective
Not necessary; irrevelant.
hubbub
noun
Noisy confusion; uproar.
meander
noun
1. To follow a winding course.
2. To wander aimlessly.
odoriferous
adjective
Having or giving off a smell.
paraphernalia
noun
1. Personal belongings.
2. Equipment associated with a particular activity.
punctilious
adjective
Careful of and attentive to details, especially ones relating to good manners and behavior.
recuperate
verb
To regain health or strength.
regale
verb
To entertain or delight.
sedentary
adjective
Doing or requiring a lot of sitting.
Spartan
adjective
Marked by simplicity and lack of luxury.
temporal
adjective
Relating to the everyday world as opposed to that which is spiritual or eternal.
wry
adjective
1. Turned or bent to one side in distaste or humor.
2. Amusing in a quiet but sharp way.