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::: timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
::: demean - disgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity; behave
::: obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
::: relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
::: plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
::: hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
::: capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
::: moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
::: agnostic - one who is skeptical of the existence or knowability of a god or any ultimate reality
::: connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote