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profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
ingrained - deeply established; firmly rooted; Ex. ingrained dirt/prejudice
dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
enamored - in love; Ex. enamored of his own beauty; V. enamor: inspire with love
caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
impediment - hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor