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surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
oblique - indirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); Ex. oblique reference
hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.
stupefy - stun; make numb (as with a drug); amaze
sultry - (of weather) hot; sweltering; sensual; voluptuous
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
whittle - pare; cut away thin bits (from wood); fashion in this way; reduce gradually; trim
compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement