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Word: ramshackle

Definition: (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart


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::: aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
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::: handsome - large in quantity; generous; Ex. handsome reward