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paraphrase - restate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
wispy - thin; slight; barely discernible
dross - waste matter; worthless impurities
rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together
disheveled - untidy (of hair or clothing); V. dishevel
scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
abominable - detestable; extremely unpleasant
freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors
outcast - one that has been excluded from a society; ADJ.