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::: halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
::: boor - rude, insensitive person
::: docket - program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket
::: verbalize - put into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
::: circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
::: chaffing - bantering; joking
::: prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner
::: illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
::: spartan - without attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life
::: monumental - massive; impressively large; built as a monument