escapade Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"escapade" in British English

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escapadenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈes.kə.peɪd/
an ​actinvolving some ​danger, ​risk, or ​excitement, because it is different from ​usual or ​expectedbehaviour: Her ​latest escapade was to ​campoutside a ​departmentstore on the ​night before the ​sale.
(Definition of escapade from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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escapadenoun [C usually pl]

 us   /ˈes·kəˌpeɪd/
an ​act or ​situation that is ​exciting because it ​showsbehavior that is not ​controlled as it usually is: Their escapades ​sound as if they could be ​ripped from the ​pages of “​Tom Sawyer” and “Huckleberry Finn.”
(Definition of escapade from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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