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uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
functionary - official (who performs a particular function)
unison - unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
incommodious - not spacious; inconvenient
abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
cloister - monastery or convent