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dwarf

verb control, dominate, minimize, rise above, stunt, tower over
Associated concepts: federal government's laws dwarfing state laws, supremacy clause
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He wants to establish the first association for dwarves in Egypt, located in Alexandria.
If dwarves can't get a job as, errr, dwarves, then what the hell can they get a job as?
Tolkien depicts a similar situation as the dwarves "sat glum and wet and muttering, while Oin and Gloin went on trying to light the fire" (Hobbit 42) until, like Morris and Charlie Faulkner on several occasions, they began to fight.
Man is crowding out other species such as dwarves, elves, the hominids they call "blighters" and, of course, dragons.
Then Gandalf, the wandering wizard, embroils the unassuming hobbit in a treasure hunt by telling a group of dwarves that Bilbo is a burglar.