Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Mar. 30

Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives and remembering what one receives. In all the years at Great Lakes Radio, I have given a...
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Word of the Day – Mar. 26 – Amicable

Adjective: Amicable  (AM-ih-kuh-buhl)Definition: Exhibiting friendliness or goodwill; peaceable.Example sentence: I was surprised at how amicable my boss was with me upon receiving the news...
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Word of the Day – Mar. 22 – Amenable

Adjective: Amenable  (uh-MEE-nuh-buhl)Definition: Willing to agree or go along with; open to influence, persuasion, or advice.Example sentence: My boss was amenable to my request...
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Word of the Day – Mar. 21 – Cavalier

Adjective: Cavalier  (kav-uh-LEER)Definition: Careless; showing disregard; arrogant and haughty.Example sentence: The writer was cavalier about the truth and included multiple fallacies in the article.
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Word of the Day – Mar. 20 – Temerity

Noun: Temerity  (tuh-MER-i-tee)Definition: Boldness, recklessness, daring.Example sentence: The race car driver had the temerity to drive through the narrow gap causing a major accident.
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Word of the Day – Mar. 19 – Curt

Adjective: Curt  (KURT)Definition: Rudely brief in speech; speaking in an abrupt manner, brusque, blunt.Example sentence: The man refused the offer with the curt response,...
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Word of the Day – Mar. 16 – Reticent

Adjective: Reticent  (RET-uh-suhnt)Definition: Reluctant to speak, silent, reserved, or restrained.Example sentence: The new boy in the class was reticent for weeks until he started...
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Word of the Day – Mar. 15 – Defray

Verb: Defray  (dee-FRAY)Definition: To help pay for; cover the cost or expenses of something.Example sentence: I am using the extra money I saved from...
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Word of the Day – Mar. 14 – Caravansary

Noun: Caravansary  (kair-uh-VAN-suh-ree)Definition:1: An inn surrounding a court in eastern countries where the caravans rest at night.2: Hotel, inn.Example sentence: Most of the area's...
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Word of the Day – Mar. 13 – Tenebrous

Adjective: Tenebrous  (TEN-uh-brus)Definition:1. Shut off from the light: dark, murky.2. Hard to understand: obscure.3. Causing gloom.Example sentence: I stayed close to my brother as...