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ANTICS
pl. n.) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
AVOWED
(adj. part.) declared openly and without shame
BANTER
remarks, tease;
(n) talk that is playful or teasing
BOUTIFUL
(adj) giving freely, generous; plentiful, given abundantly
CONGESTED
(adj. part.) overcrowded, filled or occupied to excess
DETRIMENT
(n) harm or loss; injury, damage; a disadvantage; a cause of harm, injury, loss, or damage
DURABLE
(adj) sturdy, not easily worn out or destroyed; lasting for a long time
(n. pl.) consumer goods used repeatedly over a series of years
ENTERPRISING
(adj) energetic, willing and able to start something new; showing boldness and imagination
FRUGAL
(adj) economical, avoiding waste and luxury; scanty, poor, meager
GINGERLY
(adj, adv) with extreme care or caution
GLUT
(v) to provide more than is needed or wanted; to feed or fill to the point of overstuffing
(n) an oversupply
INCOGNITO
(adj, adv) in a disguised state, under an assumed name
(n) the state of being disguised or a person in disguise
INVALIDATE
(v) to make valueless, take away all force or effect
LEGENDARY
(adj) described in well-known stories; existing in old stories (legends) rather than in real life
MAIM
(v) to cripple; disable
MINIMIZE
(v) to make as small as possible, make the least of; to make smaller than before
OBLIQUE
(adj) slanting or sloping; not straightforward or direct
VEER
(v) to change direction or course, turn aside, shift
VENERATE
(v) to regard with reverence, look up to with great respect
WANTON
(adj) reckless; heartless, unjustifiable, loose in morals
(n)a spoiled, pampered person; one with low morals