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hackneyed - commonplace; trite
ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
fastidious - difficult to please; squeamish; fussy; finicky
scruple - hesitate for ethical reasons; fret about; Ex. She did not scruple to read his diary; N: uneasy feeling arising from conscience; conscience
nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
deterrent - something that discourages or deters
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
vociferous - clamorous; noisy; V. vociferate: cry out loudly (when complaining)