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confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
usurp - seize another's power or rank (without legal authority); supplant; appropriate; N. usurpation; CF. take for one's own use
compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
bookish - fond of books and reading
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
disinterested - unprejudiced; free from bias and self-interest; objective
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty
volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive
opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous