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unwieldy - awkward (to carry or move); cumbersome; unmanageable
authoritative - having the weight of authority; regarded as providing knowledge that can be trusted; reliable; peremptory and dictatorial; Ex. authoritative dictionary/manner; CF. definitive
provocative - arousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
infamous - notoriously bad; notorious; well known for being bad; Ex. infamous behavior; N: infamy: infamous act; evil fame or reputation
maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
dummy - imitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
scrimmage - disorderly fight between two or more people
incipient - beginning; in an early stage
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea
reinstate - restore to a previous condition or position