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adjacent

near, next to, adjoining

alight

(v) to get down from, step down from; to come fromt the air, land; (adj) lighted up

barren

not productive, bare

disrupt

to break up, disturb

dynasty

a powerful family or group of rulers that maintains it position or power for some time

foretaste

to advance indictation, sample, or warning

germinate

to begin to grow, come into being

humdrum

ordinary, dull, routine, without variation

hurtle

to rush violently, dash headlong; to fling or hurl forcefully

insinuate

to suggest or hint slyly; to edge into something directly

interminable

endless, so long as to seem endless

interrogate

to ask questions, examine by questioning

recompense

(v) to pay back; to give a reward; (n) a payment for loss, service, or injury

renovate

to repair, restore to good condition, make new again

resume

a brief summary; a short written account of one's education, working experience, or qualifications for a job

sullen

silent or brooding because of ill humor, anger, or resentment; slow moving, sluggish

trickle

(v) to flow or fall by drops or in a small stream (n) a small, irregular quantity of anything

trivial

not important, minor; ordinary, commonplace

truce

a pause in fighting, temporary peace

vicious

evil, bad; spiteful; having bad habits or an ugly disposition; painfully severe or extreme

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