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antics
(.n pl.) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior
avowed
(adj. part.) declared openly and without shame, acknowledged
banter
(v.) to exchange playful remarks, tease
bountiful
(adj.) giving freely, generous, plentiful, given abundantly
congested
(adj.) overcrowded, filled, or occupied, to excess
detriment
(n.) harm or loss, injury, damage, a disadvantage, a cause of harm
durable
(adj.) sturdy, not easily worn out of destroyed, lasting for a long time
enterprising
energetic, willing and able to start something new, showing boldness and imagination
frugal
(adj.) economical, avoiding waste and luxury, scanty, poor
gingerly
(adj.) with extreme care or caution
glut
(v.) to provide more than is needed or wanted, to feed or fill to the point of overstuffing
incognito
(adj.) in a disguised state, under an assumed name 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 rather than in real life
maim
(v.) to cripple, disable, injure, disfigure
oblique
(adj.) slanting or sloping, not straightforward or direct
veer
(v.) to change direction or course suddenly, turn aside
venerate
(v.) to regard with reverence, look up to with great respect
minimize
(v.) to make as small as possible, make the least of, to make smaller than before
wanton
(adj.) reckless, heartless, unjustifiable, loose in morals