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Word of the Day – Dec. 14 – Marmorean

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Adjective: Marmorean  (mahr-MOHR-ee-uhn) Definition: Resembling marble or a marble statue, for example, in smoothness, whiteness, hardness, coldness, or aloofness. Example sentence: The museum is housed in a large marmorean white building.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 14

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Life is like a camera. You focus on what’s important, capture the good times, develop from the negatives, and if things don’t work out, you take another shot.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 13 – Athwart

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Adverb, preposition: Athwart  (uh-THWART) Definition: From side to side of; across; against. Example sentence: Ralph shuffled athwart, keeping one eye ahead vigilantly.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 13

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The past is to prove that no one is perfect and the future is to prove that everyone can change.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 12 – Chunter

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Verb: Chunter  (CHUHN-tuhr) Definition: To mutter, grumble, or chatter. Example sentence: Every day since the election, people seem to have nothing better to do than chunter over the outcome.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 12

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It’s okay if you don’t know how much more you can handle. It’s fine if you don’t know what to do next. Eventually, you’ll let go of how things should be and start to see possibilities based on reality. It’s your life – grasp the steering wheel and force yourself to pay attention to where […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 9

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What is the one thing you want that you can’t buy with money?

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Word of the Day – Dec. 9 – Quinquennium

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Noun: Quinquennium  (kwin-KWEN-ee-uhm) Definition: A period of five years. Example sentence: The probation period for the young offender was set at one quinquennium.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 8

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Some people will only “love you” as much as they can use you. Their loyalty ends when the benefits stop.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 8 – Laicism

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Noun: Laicism  (LEY-uh-siz-uhm) Definition: The nonclerical, or secular, control of political and social institutions in a society (distinguished from clericalism). Example sentence: The city’s homeless shelter was run mainly by the laicism, but many churches offered financial support.

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