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malediction - curse
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
personify - represent (an inanimate object) as a person; be the embodiment or perfect example of; Ex. She is evil/patience personified; N. personification
hubris - arrogance; excessive self-conceit
waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack
bland - soothing or mild (food); agreeable; causing no trouble or offence
emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
distract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
compilation - listing of information in tabular or book form; compiling