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ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions

Plural Noun

synonyms- pranks, shenanigans
avowed
declared openly and without shame, acknowledged

adjective, participle

synonyms- admitted,sworn

antonyms- unacknowledged,
undisclosed
banter
to exchange playful remarks, tease
(verb)

talk that is playful and teasing
(noun)

synonyms (noun) joking,
raillery

Antonyms- (nouns) serious
talk
bountiful
givine freely, generous, plentiful, given abuntantly

(adjective)

synonyms- liberal, abundant,
copious

antonyms- scarce, scantly,
in short supply
congested
overcrowded, filled or occupied to excess

(adjective, participle)

synonyms- jammed, packed
choked

antonyms- uncluttered,
unimpeded
detriment
harm or loss, injury, damage
a disadvantage
a cause of harm, injury or loss

(noun)

synonyms- hindrance

antonyms- advantage, help, plus
durable
sturdy, not easily worn out or destroyed, lasting for a long time

(adjective)

consumer goods used repeatedly ove a series of years

(noun pl.)

synonyms (adjective) long-lasting, enduring

antonyms (adjective) fragile, perishable, fleeting, ephermeral
enterprising
energetic, willing and able to start something new
showing boldness and imagination

(adjective)

synonym- vigorous, ambitious, aggressive, audacious

antonyms lazy, indolent, timid, diffident
frugal
economical, avoiding waste and luxury, scanty, poor, meager

(adjective)

synonyms- thrifty, skimpy

antonyms- wasteful, improvident, lavish, extravagant
gingerly
with extreme care or caution

(adjective, adverb)

synonyms- (adjective) cautiously, warily, circumspectly

antonyms (adjective) firmly, confidently, aggressively
glut
to provide more that is needed or wanted
to feed or fill to the point of over stuffing

(verb)

an oversupply
(noun)

synonyms- (verb) flood, inundate
(noun) surplus, plethora

antonyms- (noun) shortage, scarcity, dearth, paucity
incognito
in disguised state, under an assumed name or identity
(adjective, adverb)

the state of being disguised
a person in disguise
(noun)

antonyms- undisguised
invalidate
to make valueless, take away all force of effect
(verb)

synonmys- cancle, annual,disapprove, discredit

sntonyms support, confirm, back up, legalize
legendary
described in well-known stories, existing in old stories or legends rather than real life
(adjective)

synonyms- mythical, fabulous, famous, celebrated
maim
to cripple, disable, injure, mar disfigure, mutilate
(verb)
minimize
to make as small as possible, make the least of to make smaller than before
(verb)

synonyms- belittle, downplay, underrate

antonyms- magnify, enlarge, exaggerate
oblique
slanting or sloping
not straigtfoward or direct
(adjective)

synonyms- diagonal, indirect

antonyms- direct, straight to the point
veer
to change direction or course suddenly, turn aside, shift, swerve
(verb)
venerate
to regard with reverence, look up to with great respect
(verb)

synonyms- worship, revere, idolize

antonyms- despise, detest, ridicule, deride
wanton
reckless, heartless, unjustifiable, loose morals
(adjective)

a spoiled, pampered person, on with low morals
(noun)

synonyms- (adjective) rash, malicious, spiteful, unprovoked

antonyms- (adjective) justified, morally strict, responsible