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Ornamental hanging covering the edge of a shelf or upper part of a window or a door

Lambrequin

2

Aggressive

Pugnacious

3

Unyielding

Adamant

4

Serene

Arcadian

5

Deadly

Baleful

6

Disastrous

Calamitous

7

sky blue

Cerulean

8

obese

Corpulent

9

shabby, old-fashioned

Dowdy

10

Conspicuous (clearly visible)

Egregious

11

Native to area

Endemic

12

Irresponsible, weak

Feckless

13

Brittle

Friable

14

Proud

Hubristic

15

Annoying

Irksome

16

Habitual

Inveterate

17

Talkative

Loquacious

18

snake-like

Serpentine

19

Swollen

Turgid

20

Restless

Turbulent

21

Widespread

Ubiquitous

22

Green, unripe

Verdant

23

Devastating

Flattening

24

Unpleasantly bitter

Acrid

25

Something inducing sleep, something boring

Soporific

26

Dirt

Grime

27

Small waves

Ripple

28

A harsh discordant mixture of sounds

Cacophony

29

Menacing

Baleful

30

Loud and confused noise

Clamour