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cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
saturate - soak thoroughly; imbue; impregnate; charge; fill to capacity
palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
nugatory - worthless; futile
recital - act of reciting publicly; detailed account; performance of music or dance (by a solo performer)
glacial - like a glacier; of an ice age; extremely cold; Ex. glacial epoch; CF. iceberg
dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
rapacious - voracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds