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incline - slope; slant; Ex. steep incline
entreat - plead; ask earnestly
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
boorish - rude; insensitive
piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald
commemorate - honor the memory of; serve as a memorial to; Ex. commemorate the 100th anniversary/those who died in the war
unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
inimical - (of someone) unfriendly; hostile; (of something) harmful; detrimental; CF. enemy
intractable - unruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child