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::: escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
::: purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
::: invalid - one incapacitated(disabled) by a chronic illness; ADJ: incapacitated by illness; not valid; null; V: allow to leave (a military force) because of ill-health
::: preen - make oneself tidy in appearance; feel self-satisfaction or pride; (of a bird) smooth or clean (feathers) with the beak; Ex. preen oneself on; CF. prune
::: broil - cook by direct heat; N.
::: seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
::: digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
::: pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
::: precursor - forerunner; predecessor
::: noxious - harmful; CF. obnoxious