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viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
maudlin - effusively sentimental
specious - seemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
ephemeral - short-lived; fleeting
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
dyslexia - word blindness; learning disorder marked by impairment of the ability to read
apogee - highest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee
escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules