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maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
disparity - difference; condition of inequality; OP. parity
convivial - pleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
regent - a person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
austere - forbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
crust - hard outer covering (as of earth or snow)
convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive