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Word of the Day: weal
Sunday, January 26, 2020      6 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 12, 2020 weal: noun Definition: a sound, healthy, or prosperous state: well-being DID YOU KNOW? Weal is most often used in contexts referring to the general good. One ... Read more
Word of the Day: convoke
Saturday, January 25, 2020      9 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 11, 2020 convoke: verb Definition: To call together to a meeting DID YOU KNOW? The Latin noun vox ("voice") and verb vocare ("to call") have given rise to many English w... Read more
Word of the Day: Elixer
Saturday, January 25, 2020      6 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 10, 2020 elixer: noun Definition: 1: a substance held to be capable of changing base metals into gold a substance held to be capable of prolonging life indefinitely ... Read more
Word of the Day: belated
Friday, January 24, 2020      5 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 9, 2020 belated: adjective Definition: 1: delayed beyond the usual time 2: existing or appearing past the normal or proper time Did You Know? Long ago, there was a verb... Read more
Word of the Day: Surfeit
Friday, January 24, 2020      4 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 8, 2020 surfeit: noun Definition: 1: an overabundant supply: excess 2: an intemperate or immoderate indulgence in something (such as food or drink 3: disgust caused by exce... Read more
Word of the Day: dragoon
Thursday, January 23, 2020      6 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 7, 2020 dragoon : verb Definition: 1: to subjugate or persecute by harsh use of troops 2: to force into submission or compliance especially by violent measures Did You... Read more
Word of the Day - agrarian
Thursday, January 23, 2020      5 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 6, 2020 agrarian : adjective Definition: 1: of or relating to fields or lands or their tenure 2: a: of relating to or characteristic of farmers or their way of life ... Read more
Word of the Day - Permutation
Tuesday, January 21, 2020      5 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 5, 2020 Permutation: noun Definition: 1: Often major or fundamental change (as in character or condition) based primarily on rearrangement of existent elements; also: a form... Read more
Word of the Day: mendacious
Tuesday, January 21, 2020      2 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 4, 2020 mendacious: adjective Definition: given to or characterized by deception or falsehood or divergence from absolute truth Did You Know? Mendacious and lying hav... Read more
Word of the Day: foible
Tuesday, January 21, 2020      3 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 3, 2020 foible : noun Definition: 1: the part of a sword or foil blade between the middle and point 2: a minor flaw or shortcoming in character or behavior: weakness Did... Read more
Word of the Day: Cosmeticize
Monday, January 20, 2020      6 comments

Word of the Day Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 2, 2020 cosmeticize : verb Definition: to make (something unpleasant or ugly) superficially attractive Did You Know? Cosmeticize first appeared in pri... Read more
Word of the Day
Sunday, January 19, 2020      5 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Jan 1, 2020 REDUX: adjective Definition: brought back -- used postpositively Did You Know? In Latin, redux (from the verb reducere, meaning "to lead back") can mean "brought... Read more
False alarm, thank goodness.....
Thursday, January 16, 2020      7 comments

The fire alarm went off early afternoon. So there I am, getting bundled up to go outside in very very VERY cold temperatures, grabbing my insulin, heavy coat, hat, gloves, scarf, etc (my go-bag) As I was heading out the door, my neighbour ... Read more
I thought it was cold yesterday.....
Tuesday, January 14, 2020      6 comments

This morning it was -38 (c) with a windchill factor of -48 (c)... Read more
I'm not going outside
Monday, January 13, 2020      8 comments

-28 degrees (C) with a windchill factor of -39..... ... Read more

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