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contrived - unnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
ensconce - settle comfortably; place comfortably (in a secure place)
doggerel - poor verse
insolence - impudent disrespect; haughtiness; ADJ. insolent; CF. haughty + rude
homage - honor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
palate - roof of the mouth; sense of the taste
effeminate - having womanly traits
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile