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overture
used in
Gone with the Wind
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overture
Used in
Gone with the Wind
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  • For comfort, he made overtures to the honeycolored cat which lay on the sunny window sill in the front hall.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Because she was too exhausted by her anger to do otherwise, Scarlett sulkily promised and went home, haughtily refusing any overtures of peace from her household.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: he made an overture
as in: played the William Tell Overture
as in: written in the overture
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