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10 terms

Unit1, 1-10

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adage
(n.) a proverb, wise saying
bonanza
(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
churlish
(adj.) lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity; difficult to work with or deal with; rude
citadel
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any strong or commanding place
collaborate
(v.) to work with, work together
decree
(n.) an order having the force of law; (v.) to issue such an order; to command firmly or forcefully
discordant
(adj.) disagreeable in sound, jarring; lacking in harmony, conflicting
evolve
(v.) to develop gradually; to rise to a higher level
excerpt
(n.) a passage taken from a book, article, etc.; (v.) to take such a passage; to quote
grope
(v.) to feel about hesitantly with the hands; to search blindly and uncertainly