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pristine - unspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
cartographer - map-maker
capricious - unpredictable; fickle
ample - enough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space