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dolorous - sorrowful; N. dolor
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.
welter - confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data
pandemic - widespread; affecting the majority of people; N: pandemic disease; CF. all people
impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
flair - talent
duration - length of time something lasts
apotheosis - elevation to godhood; an ideal example of something
constituency - voters represented by an elected official; district so represented; group of supporters (or constituents)
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste