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officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
chronic - long established as a disease
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence
anesthetic - substance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
interloper - intruder; one who interferes
confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
indigenous - native; Ex. plant indigenous to the New World
potpourri - heterogeneous mixture; medley; mixture of dried flower petals a pot (to give a pleasant smell to a room)