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::: hovel - shack; small wretched house
::: marred - damaged; disfigured; V. mar: spoil; disfigure
::: prolific - producing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer
::: entice - lure; persuade to do (something wrong); attract; tempt
::: detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
::: histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
::: capacious - spacious
::: ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
::: insolence - impudent disrespect; haughtiness; ADJ. insolent; CF. haughty + rude
::: embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.