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horoscope - diagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
proscenium - part of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage
regatta - boat or yacht race
connubial - pertaining to marriage or the matrimonial state
militate - work against; Ex. militate against the chances of promotion; CF. serve as a soldier
entreat - plead; ask earnestly
remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
overweening - arrogant; presumptuous
recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again