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rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
discretion - prudence; ability to adjust actions to circumstances; freedom of action or judgment; ADJ. discreet; CF. discretionary
trifle - something of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
tertiary - third in order or rank