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  1. buzz [buhz]
    • noun
    • 1.a low, vibrating, humming sound, as of bees, machinery, or people talking.
    • 2.a rumor or report.
    • move quickly or busily."she buzzed along the highway back into town"
  2. prevail[pri-veyl]
    • prove more powerful than opposing forces; be victorious."it is hard for logic to prevail over emotion
    • persuade (someone) to do something."she was prevailed upon to give an account of her work"
    • to be widespread or current; exist everywhere or generally:


     
  3. windfall
    a piece of unexpected good fortune, typically one that involves receiving a large amount of money
  4. traverse
    travel across or through."he traversed the forest"
  5. ferocious[fuh-roh-shuh s]
    • savagely fierce, cruel, or violent."the wolverine is nature's most ferocious and violent animal
    • extreme and unpleasant."a ferocious headache"
  6. substantive[suhb-stuh n-tiv]
    • having a firm basis in reality and therefore important, meaningful, or considerable."there is no substantive evidence for the efficacy of these drugs"
    • 2.having a separate and independent existence.

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