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ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
restive - impatiently restless (induced by external coercion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately resisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF. not a general synonym for `restless'
minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
rubble - fragments (esp. from a destroyed building)
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
curtail - shorten; reduce
hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft