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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.
astral - relating to the stars
obeisance - bow (to show respect and obedience)
incompatible - inharmonious; N. incompatibility
torque - twisting force; force producing rotation
hypnosis - induced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize
strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
comeback - retort; quick clever reply; return to former status
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
hue - color; aspect; Ex. opinions of every hue