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officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
concise - brief and compact
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
overthrow - topple; N.
conjugal - pertaining to marriage
fundamental - basic; primary; essential
hortatory - encouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.