a proverb, wise saying
adage
a rich mass of ore in a mine; something very valuable
bonanza
lacking politeness or good manners; lacking sensitivity
churlish
a fortress that overlooks and protects a city
citadel
to work with; work together
collaborate
an order having the force of law; to issue such an order
decree
disagreeable in sound; jarring; lacking in harmony
discordant
to develop gradually; to rise to a higher level
evolve
a passage taken from a book, article, etc.; to quote
excerpt
to feel about hesitantly with the hands; to search blindly and uncertainly
grope
to float or hang suspended over; to move back and forth uncertainly
hover
to make or force one's way by pushing or elbowing
jostle
a person who moves slowly or falls behind
laggard
applause; enthusiastic praise or approval
plaudits
to make impossible; prevent, shut out
preclude