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::: antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
::: distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
::: overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
::: foliage - masses of leaves; CF. defoliate
::: apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
::: posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
::: impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
::: alcove - nook; recess
::: aureole - sun's corona; halo; bright circle of light
::: troth - pledge of good faith especially in betrothal; betrothal; Ex. by my troth