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::: ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
::: shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
::: salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
::: affable - easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
::: abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
::: spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
::: madrigal - pastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
::: luscious - pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
::: gust - strong abrupt rush of wind; V. CF. bluster
::: vilify - slander; speak evil of; N. vilification