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staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
disparity - difference; condition of inequality; OP. parity
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
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
asperity - sharpness; roughness; severity (of temper or weather); Ex. asperities of a Russian winter
dour - sullen; gloomy; stubborn
persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent