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::: murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble
::: 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.
::: sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
::: penetrate - enter into; pierce; permeate; see through; grasp the inner significance of; understand
::: topography - physical features of a region (such as the shape and height); CF. topo-: place
::: fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
::: hiatus - gap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break
::: carefree - free from worries; having no problems
::: ragamuffin - dirty child in torn clothes; person wearing tattered clothes
::: soporific - sleep-causing; marked by sleepiness; drowsy