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::: miserly - stingy; mean
::: habituate - accustom or familiarize; addict
::: pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
::: tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
::: founder - person who establishes (an organization or business)
::: enliven - make lively or spirited; animate
::: chasm - abyss; very deep crack
::: microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
::: mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
::: autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy