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encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
circumspect - prudent; cautious; acting after careful thought
impartial - not biased; fair; N. impartiality
inveterate - deep-rooted; habitual; CF. grow old
oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
barefaced - shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
repartee - quick clever reply
crest - top (as of a hill or wave); showy feathers on the head of a bird
gentry - people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private