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makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development
fastidious - difficult to please; squeamish; fussy; finicky
enamored - in love; Ex. enamored of his own beauty; V. enamor: inspire with love
confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
woeful - sad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
spasmodic - fitful; periodic; of or like a spasm; N. spasm: sudden involuntary muscular contraction; sudden burst of energy or emotion
bludgeon - club; heavy-headed weapon; V.
decrepit - weak and in bad condition from old age or hard use; Ex. decrepit old chair/man
pedagogue - teacher; CF. child leader