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impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
virtuoso - highly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
accord - agreement
unobtrusive - inconspicuous; not blatant
impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
fruitful - producing results; profitable; prolific; producing in abundance
doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums