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nonhistoric

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front

  • noun the side that is forward or prominent
    forepart; front end.
  • noun the line along which opposing armies face each other
    front line; battlefront.

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multistorey

  • adjective satellite having more than one story
    multistory; multistoried.

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dot

  • noun a very small circular shape
    point.
    • a row of points
    • draw lines between the dots
  • noun the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966
    Department of Transportation; Transportation.

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torch

  • noun a light usually carried in the hand; consists of some flammable substance
  • noun tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers; ancient Greeks and Romans dipped the stalks in tallow for funeral torches
    common mullein; woolly mullein; Aaron's rod; great mullein; flannel mullein; Verbascum thapsus.

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multistoried

  • adjective satellite having more than one story
    multistorey; multistory.

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abut

  • verb lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
    march; edge; adjoin; butt; butt against; border; butt on.
    • Canada adjoins the U.S.
    • England marches with Scotland

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skyscraping

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razed

  • adjective satellite torn down and broken up
    dismantled; demolished.
  • verb tear down so as to make flat with the ground
    rase; level; take down; dismantle; pull down; tear down; raze.
    • The building was levelled

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multistory

  • adjective satellite having more than one story
    multistorey; multistoried.

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nestled

  • adjective satellite drawn or pressed close to someone or something for or as if for affection or protection
    snuggled.
    • saw a number of small houses nestled against the hillside
    • like a baby snuggled in its mother's arms
  • verb move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
    nuzzle; nest; nestle; cuddle; draw close; snuggle.
    • We cuddled against each other to keep warm
    • The children snuggled into their sleeping bags

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highrise

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abut

  • verb lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
    march; edge; adjoin; butt; butt against; border; butt on.
    • Canada adjoins the U.S.
    • England marches with Scotland

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seemly

  • adjective satellite according with custom or propriety
    comme il faut; decent; becoming; comely; decorous.
    • her becoming modesty
    • comely behavior
    • it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money
    • a decent burial
    • seemly behavior

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flank

  • noun the side of military or naval formation
    wing.
    • they attacked the enemy's right flank
  • noun a subfigure consisting of a side of something

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bream

  • noun flesh of various freshwater fishes of North America or of Europe
    freshwater bream.
  • noun flesh of any of various saltwater fishes of the family Sparidae or the family Bramidae
    sea bream.

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ablaze

  • adjective satellite keenly excited (especially sexually) or indicating excitement
    aroused; aflame.
    • his face all ablaze with excitement"- Bram Stoker
    • he was aflame with desire
  • adjective satellite lighted up by or as by fire or flame
    afire; alight; on fire; aflame; aflare.
    • forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning
    • even the car's tires were aflame
    • a night aflare with fireworks
    • candles alight on the tables
    • houses on fire

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cellared

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retrofit

  • noun a component or accessory added to something after it has been manufactured
  • noun the act of adding a component or accessory to something that did not have it when it was manufactured
    • the court ordered a retrofit on all automobiles

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rehabbed

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clustered

  • adjective satellite growing close together but not in dense mats
  • verb come together as in a cluster or flock
    cluster; flock; clump; constellate.
    • The poets constellate in this town every summer

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redbrick

  • adjective satellite of or relating to British universities founded in the late 19th century or the 20th century
    red-brick.

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adjoin

  • verb lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
    march; abut; edge; butt; butt against; border; butt on.
    • Canada adjoins the U.S.
    • England marches with Scotland
  • verb be in direct physical contact with; make contact
    touch; meet; contact.
    • The two buildings touch
    • Their hands touched
    • The wire must not contact the metal cover
    • The surfaces contact at this point

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rubble

  • noun the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up
    dust; detritus; junk; debris.

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afire

  • adjective satellite lighted up by or as by fire or flame
    alight; on fire; ablaze; aflame; aflare.
    • forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning
    • even the car's tires were aflame
    • a night aflare with fireworks
    • candles alight on the tables
    • houses on fire

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jetty

  • noun a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away
    groyne; bulwark; breakwater; groin; mole; seawall.

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pockmarked

  • adjective satellite used of paved surfaces having holes or pits
    pocked; potholed.
  • verb mark with or as if with pockmarks
    pockmark.
    • Her face was pockmarked by the disease

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conventual

  • adjective satellite of communal life sequestered from the world under religious vows
    cloistral; monastical; cloistered; monastic.

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loom

  • noun a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
  • verb come into view indistinctly, often threateningly
    • Another air plane loomed into the sky

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prefab

  • noun a prefabricated structure
  • adjective satellite manufactured in standard sizes to be shipped and assembled elsewhere
    • a pre structure

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erect

  • verb construct, build, or erect
    set up; put up; rear; raise.
    • Raise a barn
  • verb cause to rise up
    rear.

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storeyed

  • adjective satellite having stories as indicated
    storied.
    • a six-storied building

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implode

  • verb burst inward
    go off.
    • The bottle imploded

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stucco

  • noun a plaster now made mostly from Portland cement and sand and lime; applied while soft to cover exterior walls or surfaces
  • verb decorate with stucco work
    • stuccoed ceilings

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tower

  • noun a structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building
  • noun anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower
    column; pillar.
    • the test tube held a column of white powder
    • a tower of dust rose above the horizon
    • a thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite

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ferroconcrete

  • noun concrete with metal and/or mesh added to provide extra support against stresses
    reinforced concrete.

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collapse

  • noun an abrupt failure of function or complete physical exhaustion
    prostration.
    • the commander's prostration demoralized his men
  • noun a natural event caused by something suddenly falling down or caving in
    • the roof is in danger of collapse
    • the collapse of the old star under its own gravity

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daylit

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grace

  • noun (Christian theology) a state of sanctification by God; the state of one who is under such divine influence
    state of grace; saving grace.
    • the conception of grace developed alongside the conception of sin
    • it was debated whether saving grace could be obtained outside the membership of the church
    • the Virgin lived in a state of grace
  • noun elegance and beauty of movement or expression
    gracility.
    • a beautiful figure which she used in subtle movements of unparalleled grace

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balconied

  • adjective having balconies or a balcony
    • the balconied houses of New Orleans

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undestroyed

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nonresidential

  • adjective not residential
    • the commercial or nonresidential areas of a town
    • community colleges are typically nonresidential

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crumble

  • verb fall apart
    collapse; tumble; crumple; break down.
    • the building crumbled after the explosion
    • Negotiations broke down
  • verb break or fall apart into fragments
    fall apart.
    • The cookies crumbled
    • The Sphinx is crumbling

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aisle

  • noun a long narrow passage (as in a cave or woods)
  • noun passageway between seating areas as in an auditorium or passenger vehicle or between areas of shelves of goods as in stores
    gangway.

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crumble

  • verb fall apart
    collapse; tumble; crumple; break down.
    • the building crumbled after the explosion
    • Negotiations broke down
  • verb break or fall apart into fragments
    fall apart.
    • The cookies crumbled
    • The Sphinx is crumbling

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cloistral

  • adjective satellite of communal life sequestered from the world under religious vows
    monastical; cloistered; monastic; conventual.

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thereon

  • adverb on that
    on it; on that.
    • text and commentary thereon

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astylar

  • adjective satellite lacking columns or pillars

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smolder

  • noun a fire that burns with thick smoke but no flame
    smoulder.
    • the smoulder suddenly became a blaze
  • verb burn slowly and without a flame
    smoulder.
    • a smoldering fire

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porticoed

  • adjective satellite marked by columniation having free columns in porticoes either at both ends or at both sides of a structure
    amphiprostylar; amphiprostyle; amphistylar.

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sprouted

  • adjective satellite (of growing vegetation) having just emerged from the ground
    • the corn is sprouted
  • verb produce buds, branches, or germinate
    shoot; bourgeon; sprout; spud; pullulate; burgeon forth; germinate.
    • the potatoes sprouted

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abut

  • verb lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
    march; edge; adjoin; butt; butt against; border; butt on.
    • Canada adjoins the U.S.
    • England marches with Scotland

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multifamily

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silhouette

  • noun an outline of a solid object (as cast by its shadow)
  • noun a drawing of the outline of an object; filled in with some uniform color

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tumbledown

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slat

  • noun a thin strip (wood or metal)
    spline.
  • verb equip or bar with slats
    • Slat the windows

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floodlighted

  • adjective satellite illuminated by means of floodlights
    floodlit.
    • the floodlit courtyard
  • verb illuminate with floodlights
    floodlight.

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front

  • noun the side that is forward or prominent
    forepart; front end.
  • noun the line along which opposing armies face each other
    front line; battlefront.

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paintless

Not capable of being painted or described. "In paintless patience." Savage.

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predate

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; forgo; antedate; precede.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    precede.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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floodlit

  • adjective satellite illuminated by means of floodlights
    floodlighted.
    • the floodlit courtyard
  • verb illuminate with floodlights
    floodlight.

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sit

  • verb be seated
    sit down.
  • verb be around, often idly or without specific purpose
    sit around.
    • The object sat in the corner
    • We sat around chatting for another hour

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wtc

  • noun twin skyscrapers 110 stories high in New York City; built 1368 feet tall in 1970 to 1973; destroyed by a terrorist attack on September 11, 2001
    World Trade Center; twin towers.

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demolished

  • adjective satellite torn down and broken up
    dismantled; razed.
  • verb destroy completely
    demolish; pulverise; pulverize.
    • the wrecking ball demolished the building
    • demolish your enemies
    • pulverize the rebellion before it gets out of hand

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clapboard

  • noun a long thin board with one edge thicker than the other; used as siding by lapping one board over the board below
    weatherboard; weatherboarding.
  • verb cover with clapboards

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lining

  • noun a protective covering that protects an inside surface
    liner.
  • noun a piece of cloth that is used as the inside surface of a garment
    liner.

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torch

  • noun a light usually carried in the hand; consists of some flammable substance
  • noun tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers; ancient Greeks and Romans dipped the stalks in tallow for funeral torches
    common mullein; woolly mullein; Aaron's rod; great mullein; flannel mullein; Verbascum thapsus.

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loom

  • noun a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
  • verb come into view indistinctly, often threateningly
    • Another air plane loomed into the sky

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ramshackle

  • adjective satellite in deplorable condition
    dilapidated; broken-down; tumble-down; tatterdemalion; derelict; bedraggled.
    • a street of bedraggled tenements
    • a broken-down fence
    • a ramshackle old pier
    • a tumble-down shack

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vandalize

  • verb destroy wantonly, as through acts of vandalism
    vandalise.
    • vandalize the park

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gut

  • noun the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
    bowel; intestine.
  • noun a narrow channel or strait

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abbatial

  • adjective of or having to do with or belonging to an abbey or abbot, or abbess

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appurtenant

  • adjective satellite furnishing added support
    auxiliary; accessory; adjunct; adjuvant; ancillary.
    • an ancillary pump
    • an adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticism
    • The mind and emotions are auxiliary to each other

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boxlike

  • adjective satellite resembling a box in rectangularity
    boxy; box-shaped.

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collapse

  • noun an abrupt failure of function or complete physical exhaustion
    prostration.
    • the commander's prostration demoralized his men
  • noun a natural event caused by something suddenly falling down or caving in
    • the roof is in danger of collapse
    • the collapse of the old star under its own gravity

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pucka

  • adjective satellite absolutely first class and genuine
    pukka.
    • pukka sahib
    • pukka quarters with a swarm of servants

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nestling

  • noun young bird not yet fledged
    baby bird.
  • noun a young person of either sex
    tiddler; nipper; tyke; small fry; youngster; child; fry; shaver; tike; minor; kid.
    • she writes books for children
    • they're just kids
    • `tiddler' is a British term for youngster

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arcade

  • noun a covered passageway with shops and stalls on either side
  • noun a structure composed of a series of arches supported by columns
    colonnade.

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huddled

  • adjective satellite crowded or massed together
    • give me...your huddled masses
    • the huddled sheep turned their backs against the wind
  • verb crowd or draw together
    huddle; huddle together.
    • let's huddle together--it's cold!

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colonnaded

  • adjective satellite having a series of columns arranged at regular intervals

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predate

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; forgo; antedate; precede.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    precede.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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weatherboard

  • noun a long thin board with one edge thicker than the other; used as siding by lapping one board over the board below
    clapboard; weatherboarding.
  • noun the side toward the wind
    weather side; to windward; windward side.

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mushroom

  • noun common name for an edible agaric (contrasting with the inedible toadstool)
  • noun mushrooms and related fleshy fungi (including toadstools, puffballs, morels, coral fungi, etc.)

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vandalize

  • verb destroy wantonly, as through acts of vandalism
    vandalise.
    • vandalize the park

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topple

  • verb fall down, as if collapsing
    tumble.
    • The tower of the World Trade Center tumbled after the plane hit it
  • verb cause to topple or tumble by pushing
    tip; tumble.

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boxy

  • adjective satellite resembling a box in rectangularity
    boxlike; box-shaped.

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shimmer

  • noun a weak and tremulous light
    play.
    • the shimmer of colors on iridescent feathers
    • the play of light on the water
  • verb shine with a weak or fitful light
    • Beech leaves shimmered in the moonlight

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poorish

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topple

  • verb fall down, as if collapsing
    tumble.
    • The tower of the World Trade Center tumbled after the plane hit it
  • verb cause to topple or tumble by pushing
    tip; tumble.

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tall

  • noun a garment size for a tall person
  • adjective great in vertical dimension; high in stature
    • tall people
    • tall buildings
    • tall trees
    • tall ships

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jut

  • noun something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
    protrusion; extrusion; bulge; gibbousness; hump; prominence; bump; swelling; excrescence; gibbosity; protuberance.
    • the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge
    • the hump of a camel
    • he stood on the rocky prominence
    • the occipital protuberance was well developed
    • the bony excrescence between its horns
  • noun the act of projecting out from something
    protrusion; jutting; projection.

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semipublic

  • adjective satellite having some of the features of public institution

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dating

  • noun use of chemical analysis to estimate the age of geological specimens
    geological dating.
  • verb go on a date with
    date.
    • Tonight she is dating a former high school sweetheart

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prefabricate

  • verb to manufacture sections of (a building), especially in a factory, so that they can be easily transported to and rapidly assembled on a building site of buildings
    preassemble.
  • verb produce synthetically, artificially, or stereotypically and unoriginally

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sprawl

  • noun an aggregation or continuous network of urban communities
    conurbation; urban sprawl.
  • noun an ungainly posture with arms and legs spread about
    sprawling.

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gallery

  • noun spectators at a golf or tennis match
  • noun a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)
    veranda; verandah.

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palatial

  • adjective relating to or being a palace
    • the palatial residence
  • adjective satellite suitable for or like a palace
    • palatial furnishings
    • a palatial yacht

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house

  • noun a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
    • he has a house on Cape Cod
    • she felt she had to get out of the house
  • noun the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
    firm; business firm.
    • he worked for a brokerage house

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verulam

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hereabout

  • adverb in this general vicinity
    hereabouts.
    • the people are friendly hereabouts

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dynamite

  • noun an explosive containing nitrate sensitized with nitroglycerin absorbed on wood pulp
  • verb blow up with dynamite
    • The rock was dynamited

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construct

  • noun an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
    concept; conception.
  • verb make by combining materials and parts
    make; build.
    • this little pig made his house out of straw
    • Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer

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fireproof

  • verb make resistant to fire
  • adjective satellite impervious to damage by fire

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overlooking

  • adjective satellite used of a height or viewpoint
    dominating; commanding.
    • a commanding view of the ocean
    • looked up at the castle dominating the countryside
    • the balcony overlooking the ballroom
  • verb look past, fail to notice
    overlook.

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downtown

  • noun the central area or commercial center of a town or city
    business district.
    • the heart of Birmingham's downtown
  • adjective of or located in the lower part of a town, or in the business center
    • downtown Manhattan
    • delinquents roaming the downtown streets

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deco

  • noun a style of design that was popular in the 1920s and 1930s; marked by stylized forms and geometric designs adapted to mass production
    art deco.

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festoon

  • noun a curtain of fabric draped and bound at intervals to form graceful curves
  • noun an embellishment consisting of a decorative representation of a string of flowers suspended between two points; used on pottery or in architectural work

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stucco

  • noun a plaster now made mostly from Portland cement and sand and lime; applied while soft to cover exterior walls or surfaces
  • verb decorate with stucco work
    • stuccoed ceilings

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unroofed

  • adjective satellite having no roof
    • an unroofed shed

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monasterial

Of or pertaining to monastery, or to monastic life. -- Mon`as*te"ri*al*ly, adv.

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clutter

  • noun a confused multitude of things
    welter; muddle; smother; mare's nest; fuddle; jumble.
  • noun unwanted echoes that interfere with the observation of signals on a radar screen

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storied

  • adjective satellite having an illustrious past
    historied; celebrated.
  • adjective satellite having stories as indicated
    storeyed.
    • a six-storied building

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total

  • noun the whole amount
    aggregate; sum; totality.
  • noun a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
    sum; amount.

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characterful

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jostle

  • noun the act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing)
    jostling.
  • verb make one's way by jostling, pushing, or shoving
    • We had to jostle our way to the front of the platform

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derelict

  • noun a person without a home, job, or property
  • noun a ship abandoned on the high seas
    abandoned ship.

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uninhabitable

  • adjective satellite not fit for habitation

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