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disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
leery - (of someone) suspicious; wary; cautious
ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
saga - Scandinavian myth; any legend; long heroic narrative
actuary - someone who advises insurance companies
parlance - language; manner of speaking; idiom; Ex. in legal/common parlance
menace - threat; V: threaten
pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
tablet - small round piece of medicine; flat piece of stone or metal bearing an inscription; Ex. stone tablet on the wall
connubial - pertaining to marriage or the matrimonial state