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contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
dispirited - lacking in spirit
gruel - thin liquid porridge
knoll - little round hill; hillock
marred - damaged; disfigured; V. mar: spoil; disfigure
disaffected - disloyal; lacking loyality; V. disaffect: cause to lose affection or loyalty
billowing - swelling out in waves; surging
impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness
inarticulate - speechless; producing indistinct speech; not articulate; not expressing oneself clearly