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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.
::: encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
::: uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
::: palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
::: tawny - brownish yellow
::: succulent - juicy; full of juice or sap; full of richness; N: succulent plant such as a cactus
::: lunatic - insane; Ex. lunatic asylum
::: autonomous - self-governing; N. autonomy
::: solstice - point or time at which the sun is farthest from the equator
::: vie - contend; compete