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banter
(v.) to exchange playful remarks, tease
(n.) talk that is playful and teasing
bountiful
(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 destoryed; lasting for a long time
(n. pl)consumer goods used repeatadly 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; skanty, poor meager
gingerly
(adj., adv.) with extreme care or caution
glut
(v.) to provide more then 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 named or identity
(n.) the state of being disguised; 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, injure, mar, disfigure, mutilate
minimize
(v.) to make as small as possible, make the least of; to make smaller than before
oblique
(adj.) slanting ot sloping; not straightforward or direct
veer
(v.) to change direction or course suddenly, turn aside, shift, swerve
venerate
(v.) to regard with reverance, look up to with great respect
wanton
(adj.)reckless; heartless, unjustifiable; loose in morals
(n.) a spoiled, pampered person; one with low morals
antics
(n.pl)ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions
avowed
(adj., part.)declared openly and without shame, acknowledged