Definition of escapade in English:

escapade

Line breaks: es¦cap|ade
Pronunciation: /ˈɛskəpeɪd
 
, ˌɛskəˈpeɪd
 
/

noun

Origin

mid 17th century (in the sense 'an escape'): from French, from Provençal or Spanish, from escapar 'to escape', based on medieval Latin ex- 'out of' + cappa 'cloak'. Compare with escape.

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