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varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
dislodge - remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the food caught in his throat; CF. lodge
bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
credence - belief
impotent - weak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
ecstasy - rapture; very strong feeling of joy and happiness; any overpowering emotion; ADJ. ecstatic: causing or experiencing ecstasy
askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
protuberance - protrusion; swelling; bulge
abash - embarrass