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cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
constraint - restraint; compulsion; repression of feelings; reticence; V. constrain: hold back; restrain; compel; oblige; confine forcibly; imprison
transpose - reverse the order or position of
founder - fail completely; sink; CF. flounder
substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
dotage - senility; feeblemindedness of old age; Ex. In one's dotage
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
polarize - split into opposite extremes or camps
imbalance - lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
infringe - violate (a law); encroach (the right of another person)