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Adjective
Unnatural or contrived in nature
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“There were long periods with little to no dialogue, and what dialogue there was felt stilted and unnatural.”
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Strictly conventional in one's manner or behavior
“She nodded acquiescence to his rather stilted request for her permission to seat himself beside her.”
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Pompous in nature, especially in regards to tone of voice or writing
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“And, finally, remember that you're writing to another human being, so avoid a stilted tone that's devoid of personality.”
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Affected or stilted in manner or character
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Boring or severely lacking in interest
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Exaggerated and excessively dramatic
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Overly formal, pompous or conventional
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Behaving in a manner that is socially awkward
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Without human warmth or sympathy
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Pedantic
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Tall, slim, and rather ungraceful or awkward
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Appearing decisive or cheerful but unstable or nervous within
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Verb
Past tense for to physically move from a lower to a higher place or position
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