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surmount - overcome
allay - calm; pacify
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
gusto - eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm
mason - one who builds or works with stone or brick; N. masonry: work of a mason; stonework or brickwork
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
immobility - state of being immovable
terrestrial - on or relating to the earth