Say, tedious is nicer as tenuous.
Can I take every word I don't like and replace it with one that sounds nicer?

Shoulder (a burden, a responsibility, camber, colder)

The words don`t matter so much, so long as the nouns or activities they point to are
retiring. Benign. Inoffensive. Compatible. Corralable.

Words as volumes. Words with sounds and gestures. Words as gestures,
as movement through space.

uncouth
unshod
roughshod

clip clop

look at my o's move! (this brings a smile to my face)

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