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effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
intangible - not able to be perceived by touch; vague
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
crux - essential or main point; Ex. the crux of the problem; ADJ. crucial: of deciding importance
bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions
diverse - differing in some characteristics (from each other); various; N. diversity: variety; dissimilitude; lack of resemblance
ponderous - having great weight; weighty; unwieldy; lacking lightness; dull; Ex. ponderous body/style of writing
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
misogamy - hatred of marriage
digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress