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a brief popular epigram or maxim : adage

The meaning of the word proverb is a brief popular epigram or maxim : adage.

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seetheto suffer violent internal excitement
yena strong desire or propensity
accommodateto provide with something desired, needed, or suited
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neophytea new convert : proselyte
terrestrialof or relating to the earth or its inhabitants
plausiblesuperficially fair, reasonable, or valuable but often specious
consonanceharmony or agreement among components
triflinglacking in significance or solid worth: such as
acousticsa science that deals with the production, control, transmission, reception, and effects of sound