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(n.) a raider, plunderer
As silently as they could, the marauders crept to their next victims campsite.
(n.) an extremely poor person
When we were little, we use to read a story about the Prince and the Pauper.
(v.) to steal in small quantities
Instead of stealing demanding all of the money at once, the bank robber deciding to pilfer.
(n.) a likeness; an outward appearance; an apparition
The semblance that the dice could roll on the number 5 is 1 out of 6.
(v.) to overcome, rise above
The candidate surmounted all other competition in the race for city council.
(adj.) commonplace; overused, stale
The little coffee shop downtown can often become quite trite.
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