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marred - damaged; disfigured; V. mar: spoil; disfigure
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
mealymouthed - indirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness
plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician
fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
estimable - (of a person) worthy of esteem; admirable; deserving esteem; possible to estimate
presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
capacious - spacious
ambivalence - the state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes or opinions