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escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated
impervious - impenetrable; incapable of being damaged or distressed; incapable of being affected (in one's opinions); Ex. impervious to water/criticism
cascade - small waterfall
tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
demure - (of a woman or child) grave; quiet and serious; coy; pretending to be demure
beget - father; become the father of; produce; give rise to
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
abut - border upon; adjoin