Meaning of “escapade” in the English Dictionary

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escapadenoun [ C usually pl ]

us /ˈes·kəˌpeɪd/

an act or situation that is exciting because it shows behavior 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)