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lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
laity - laypersons; laymen; persons not connected with the clergy
mealymouthed - indirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
baroque - highly ornate
indifferent - unmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
fanciful - whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme
scrappy - quarrelsome