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rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
vindicate - clear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
conscript - draftee; person forced into military service; V.
peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
attribute - essential quality; V: ascribe; explain
exiguous - small in amount; minute
clipper - sailing vessel built for great speed
compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
indigenous - native; Ex. plant indigenous to the New World