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archaic
old, primitive, of a different period
articulated
segments held together
disconcerting
feeling uneasy, emotional disturbance
discord
disagreement
facilitate
to help/aid
fastidious
Giving careful attention to detail;hard to please
fractious
cranky, stubbornly resistant to authority or control
indolent
lazy
innovative
ahead of the times
overt
open, no secret
prodigious
exceeding, great in size
pugnacious
rough
reprehensible
deserving severe rebuke or censure
shrouded
covered
upheaval
disorder, violent disturbance
brevity
brief
halting
disabled in the feet or legs, crippled
harangue
rant, loud bombastic declamation
histrionic
characteristics of acting or stage performance
meticulous
precise, accurate
negligible
insignificant
opaque
not clear; not transmitting or reflecting light
palliative
remedy that alleviates pain without curing
perishability
being subject to spoil or decay
thwarted
defeated, let down, disappointingly unsuccessful
apathy
An absence of emotion or enthusiasm