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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.
brawl - noisy quarrel
supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
pinnacle - peak; highest point; acme; Ex. pinnacle of fame
contraband - illegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
heyday - time of greatest success or power; prime