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pithy - concise and meaningful; substantial; meaty
swathe - swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
prodigious - enormous; marvelous; extraordinary; Ex. prodigious amount/memory
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
supplant - take the place of unfairly; usurp; replace
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
compute - reckon; calculate
conundrum - riddle; difficult problem
ephemeral - short-lived; fleeting