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bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
stymie - thwart; present an obstacle; stump
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
artless - without guile; open and honest
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
commemorate - honor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
introvert - one who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted
charlatan - quack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)