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::: flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
::: inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
::: colander - utensil with perforated bottom used for straining
::: grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
::: penitent - repentant; N.
::: banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed
::: rendition - rendering; translation; artistic interpretation of a song, etc
::: windfall - fallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
::: castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
::: cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform