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pauper - very poor person
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
jocose - given to(having a tendency of) joking
conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
submissive - willing to obey orders; yielding; timid
gorge - narrow canyon; steep rocky cleft; ravine (made by a stream which runs through it)
odyssey - long, eventful, adventurous journey