GRE Word List

ESCAPADE

a usually adventurous action that runs counter to approved or conventional conduct

The meaning of the word escapade is a usually adventurous action that runs counter to approved or conventional conduct.

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WordMeaning
magnitudegreat size or extent
orthodoxconforming to established doctrine especially in religion
murkycharacterized by a heavy dimness or obscurity caused by or like that caused by overhanging fog or smoke
tentativenot fully worked out or developed
integrityfirm adherence to a code of especially moral or artistic values : incorruptibility
badgerany of various burrowing mammals (especially Taxidea taxus and Meles meles) of the weasel family that are widely distributed in the northern hemisphere
harryto make a pillaging or destructive raid on : assault
irretrievablenot retrievable : impossible to regain or recover
viscidhaving an adhesive quality : sticky
intrepidcharacterized by resolute fearlessness, fortitude, and endurance