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unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
wrinkle - small ridge on a smooth surface (face or cloth); V.
plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
prolific - producing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer
pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
illicit - illegal
spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
marvel - To become filled with wonder or astonishment; N. One that evokes surprise, admiration, or wonder.