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::: hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
::: titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
::: unassailable - not open to attack; impregnable; not subject to question
::: suborn - persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation
::: 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
::: nugatory - worthless; futile
::: striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
::: elicit - draw out fact or information (by discussion or from someone)
::: duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
::: outmoded - no longer in fashion or use; no longer stylish; old-fashioned