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unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly
counterpart - thing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
carping - petty criticism; fault-finding; fretful complaining; quibble
delusive - deceptive; likely to delude; misleading; raising vain hopes; Ex. delusive promises
inextricable - from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories
rubble - fragments (esp. from a destroyed building)
apothegm - (apophthegm) pithy, compact saying