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escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
outskirts - fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
contaminate - pollute
reprimand - reprove severely; rebuke; N.
pharisaical - pertaining to the Pharisees, who paid scrupulous attention to tradition; self-righteous; hypocritical
inductive - pertaining to induction or proceeding from the specific to the general
mutilate - maim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part
labile - likely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability