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Adjacent

Nearby, close to, around the corner

2

Alight

Land,descend

3

Barren

Unproductive

4

Disrupt

Upset,displace

5

Dynasty

A powerful family, a ruling house

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Foretaste

Sample, warning, preivew

7

Germinate

Sprout, grow

8

Humdrum

Ordinary, not exciting

9

Hurtle

Speed, fly, to run fast,

10

Insinuate

Imply, intimate

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Interminable

Endless, never ending

12

Interrogate

to ask questions

13

Recompense

To pay back, to give a reward

14

Renovate

To repair, fix up

15

Resume

A short written account of one's education

16

Sullen

Slow moving, sluggish

17

Trickle

A Small amount

18

Trivial

Not important, minor

19

Truce

A pause in fighting

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Vicious

Evil, bad, wicked