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impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
expurgate - clean; remove offensive parts of a book
felicity - happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
engender - cause; produce; give rise to
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
numismatist - person who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
reprehensible - deserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame