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pestle - tool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar
moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
centrifugal - radiating; departing from the center
implausible - unlikely (to be true); unbelievable; Ex. implausible alibi
lubricate - apply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
oblivious - inattentive or unmindful; unaware; wholly absorbed; forgetful(having the habit of forgetting)
impuissance - powerlessness; feebleness
lucre - money; profit; Ex. filthy lucre
tactful - careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless