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::: overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
::: misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
::: wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
::: franchise - right or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory
::: confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
::: ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
::: hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
::: perdition - damnation; complete ruin; hell
::: peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
::: cohabit - live together