Home » Entries posted by deedee (Page 5)
Entries posted by deedee

Noun: Jactitation  (jak-tuh-TAY-shun) Definition: A tossing to and fro or jerking and twitching of the body. Example sentence: Jason was very glad that soon after the first dose of medicine, the jactitation of his body ceased and the seizure appeared to be over.

Continue reading …

At some point you just have to let go of what you thought should happen and live in what is happening.

Continue reading …

Excuses will always be there for you. Opportunities won’t.

Continue reading …

Verb: Extirpate  (EK-ster-payt) Definition: 1: To destroy completely or wipe out. 2: To pull out from the root. 3: To remove by surgery. Example sentence: Norma was a little nervous as she waited for the anesthesia to take affect so the dentist could extirpate her wisdom teeth.

Continue reading …

Adjective: Crackerjack  (CRACK-er-jack) Definition: Of striking ability or excellence. Example sentence: Katie is a crackerjack athlete who excels in soccer and softball.

Continue reading …

If you’ve made your point, sometimes you just need to stop talking.

Continue reading …

Adjective: Hermetic  (her-MET-ik) Definition: 1: Relating to or characterized by occultism or abstruseness. 2: Airtight or impervious to external influence. 3: Recluse, solitary. Example sentence: The infomercial claimed that the new containers used modern technology to guarantee a hermetic seal that would keep food fresh for months.

Continue reading …

Sometimes you get to what you thought was the end and find it’s a whole new beginning.

Continue reading …

Verb: Kvell  (KVEL) Definition: To be extraordinarily proud: rejoice. Example sentence: My brother had every reason to kvell over his son’s achievements in high school, as he graduated with highest honors.  

Continue reading …

Most people need love and acceptance a lot more than they need advice.

Continue reading …