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Verb: Chicane  (shih-KAYN) Definition: To use deception: to trick or cheat. Sample sentence: Claiming to be their long-lost grandson, the scammer tried to chicane the elderly couple into wiring money to him.

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Just because you don’t look like the other “crayons” in the box, does not mean you still can’t make the most beautiful pictures. Don’t you ever give up on you! You are simply amazing!

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Verb: Execrate  (EK-suh-krayt) Definition: 1. To declare to be evil or detestable: denounce. 2. To detest utterly. Sample sentence: The principal sought to execrate the person who stole the cash box from the office in front of the entire school.

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Don’t start your day with the broken pieces of yesterday. Every morning you wake up is the first day of the rest of your life.

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Adjective: Numismatic  (noo-muz-MAT-ik) Definition: 1. Of or relating to the study of the collection of coins, tokens and money. 2. Of or relating to currency: monetary. Sample sentence: Jasmine was disappointed to learn that the 1936 buffalo nickel she owned had no numismatic value.

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Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it will always get you the right ones.

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Noun: Viridity  (vuh-RID-uh-tee) Definition: 1.a:  The quality or state of being green. 1.b:  The color of grass or foliage. 2. Naive innocence. Sample sentence: From the top of the mountain was a view of the shimmering bay against the viridity of the forested hills, offering a true post card moment.

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It is not important to have a long friends list on Facebook and Whatsapp. But it is important to have at least one friend who can read your face as a book and ask what’s up.

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Noun: Jardiniere  (jahr-duh-NEER) Definition: 1. a.  An ornamental stand for plants or flowers. 1. b. A large, usually ceramic, flowerpot holder. 2. A garnish for meat consisting of several cooked vegetables, cut into pieces. Sample sentence: The antique jardiniere in front of the window in Grandma’s living room held a huge fern with fronds that […]

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One of the most courageous decisions you’ll ever make is to finally let go of what is hurting your heart and soul.

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