Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) overture (orchestral music played at the beginning of an opera or oratorio)
- S: (n) preliminary, overture, prelude (something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows) "training is a necessary preliminary to employment"; "drinks were the overture to dinner"
- S: (n) overture, advance, approach, feeler (a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others) "she rejected his advances"