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rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
forestall - prevent by taking action in advance
confidant - (confidante) trusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)
impecunious - without money
maelstrom - violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
bemoan - lament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish
handsome - large in quantity; generous; Ex. handsome reward