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blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
ubiquitous - being everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
elliptical - elliptic; oval; of an ellipse; containing an ellipsis; ambiguous either purposely or because key words have been left out
sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull