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Overture
An act, offer, or proposal
Cessation
The act of ceasing or stopping
Commence
To begin/start
Deter
To prevent or discourage from acting
Hamper
To prevent the free movement
Obstruction
An obsticle
Preclude
To make impossible
Procrastinate
To put off doing something until a future time
Scuttle
To run hastily/scurry
Subside
To sink to a lower or more normal level
Thwart
To prevent from taking place; frustrate
Composite
Put together from various parts.
Disposition
One's usual mood or temperament
Exponent
A person who speaks for something
Superscript as how many times a number is X by itself.
Impostor
A person who assumes false identity
Juxtaposition
Placement side by side or close together
Opposition
The condition of being against.
Proposition
A statement or plan suggested for acceptance; a proposal
Propound
To offer or set forth for consideration.
Repository
A place for safe storage, a storehouse
Supposition
An assumption
Broach
To talk or to write about for the first time.
Convene
To assemble
Debut
The begining of a career
Embark
To set out on a venture
Generate
To cause or create.
Incipient
In an early stage
Initiative
The power, ability, or instinct to begin or follow through w/a plan
Innovation
A creative act
Novice
Someone new to a field