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confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
disgruntle - make discontented
tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
abolish - cancel; put an end to
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
facilitate - help bring about; make less difficult
compliant - readily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements