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Word of the Day – Oct. 17 – Duplicitous

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Adjective: Duplicitous  (doo-PLIS-ih-tuhs) Definition: Deceiving or deceptive. Example sentence: The duplicitous salesman gained our trust and then ripped us off.  

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 16

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Do not let another day go by where your dedication to other people’s opinions is greater than your dedication to your own emotions

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Word of the Day – Oct. 16 – Variegated

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Adjective: Variegated  (VAIR-ee-ih-gay-tid) Definition: Varied and diverse, full of variety. Example sentence: She has variegated interests such as scuba diving and playing the flute.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 13 – Engender

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Verb: Engender  (en-JEN-der) Definition: To cause, beget, or bring about. If something engenders something else it is the source or cause of it. Example sentence: The issue of gun control is certain to engender  a considerable amount of debate for a long time.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 13

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The only good luck many great people ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.      

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Word of the Day – Oct. 12 – Vicissitudes

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Noun: Vicissitudes  (vih-SIS-ih-toods) Definition: Changes or variations during the course of something. Example sentence: My buy and hold strategy requires me to remain calm through the vicissitudes of the stock market.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 12

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Instead of complaining about the problem and blaming others, start finding the solution.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 11

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If you really want the key to success, start by doing the opposite of what everyone else is doing.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 11 – Recondite

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Adjective: Recondite  (REK-uhn-dahyt) Definition: Hard to understand. Example sentence: The professor’s thesis was so recondite I didn’t understand a word I read.  

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Word of the Day – Oct. 10 – Nascent

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Adjective: Nayscent  (NAY-suhnt) Definition: Beginning to exist, new in being, young. Example sentence: Bob’s career in engineering is nascent compared to that of many of his coworkers.

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