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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
connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
accelerate - move faster
propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
pitfall - hidden danger; concealed trap
timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
prodigious - enormous; marvelous; extraordinary; Ex. prodigious amount/memory
impenitent - not repentant
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
agglomeration - collection; heap; V. agglomerate: gather into a rounded mass; N. aggolmeate: jumbled mass; heap