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equivocal - (of words or statements) ambiguous; intentionally misleading; (of behavior) questionable; OP. unequivocal
insightful - discerning; perceptive
irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
discombobulated - discomposed; confused
paraphrase - restate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
absolve - pardon (an offense)
notoriety - disrepute; ill fame
factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands