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::: pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
::: ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
::: peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
::: opulence - extreme wealth; luxuriousness; abundance; ADJ. opulent: possessing great wealth; abundant
::: halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
::: osseous - made of bone; bony
::: gruesome - grisly; horrible
::: hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
::: extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
::: fetid - (foetid) malodorous; foul