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presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
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
consternation - great shock; dismay
retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
amend - correct; change ; generally for the better
terminus - last stop of railroad; end
indisputable - too certain to be disputed; beyond doubt
fathom - comprehend; investigate; determine the depth of; N. unit of measurement for the depth of water
founder - fail completely; sink; CF. flounder