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confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
cornucopia - horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty
funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
goad - urge on; drive with a goad; cause (someone) to do something by continued annoyance; Ex. They goaded him into doing it by saying he was a coward; N: sharp-pointed stick for driving cattle; stimulus; CF. annoy continually
emollient - soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
virtuoso - highly skilled artist (esp. in music); Ex. piano virtuoso
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea
abridge - condense or shorten
macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper