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::: furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
::: 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
::: patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
::: navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
::: disavowal - denial; disclaiming; repudiating; disowning; V. disavow; CF. disclaim
::: lunar - pertaining to the moon
::: cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
::: transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
::: actuate - motivate; activate; cause to act
::: garner - gather; store up; amass