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::: dowry - money or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage
::: encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
::: attire - clothe; N: clothing; array; apparel
::: confidant - (confidante) trusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)
::: episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
::: ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
::: officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
::: chasm - abyss; very deep crack
::: latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
::: harangue - long, passionate, and vehement speech; V.