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Word of the Day – Feb. 27 – Rationale

Noun: Rationale  (rash-uh-NAL) Definition: 1. An explanation of controlling principles of opinion, belief, practice, or phenomena. 2. An underlying reason: basis. Sample sentence: The newspaper’s editorial reflected the concerns of many who questioned the rationale behind the mayor’s decision.               Nou Like and Share with your friends

If someone shows you their true colors, don’t try to repaint them. Like and Share with your friends

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Adjective: Captious  (KAP-shuss) Definition: 1. Marked by an often ill-natured inclination to stress faults and raise objections. 2. Calculated to confuse, entrap, or entangle in argument. Sample sentence: Befuddled by the captious question, the suspect broke down and confessed to the crime.   Like and Share with your friends

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There is nothing more attractive than someone with passion for something, who looks at things positively, and is always seeking to better themselves. Like and Share with your friends

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Noun: Gourmand  (GOOR-mahnd) Definition: 1. One who is excessively fond of eating and drinking. 2. One who is heartily interested in good food and drink. Sample sentence: Uncle Gerald was a bit of a gourmand; he traveled far and wide to the finest restaurants and always remembered to bring his appetite. Like and Share with […]

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The greatest souls are awakened out of suffering. The most impressive personalities endure many scars. Like and Share with your friends

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Adjective: Thrasonical  (thray-SAH-nih-kul) Definition: Bragging or boastful. Sample sentence: Thraso, a blustery old soldier in the comedy “Eunuchus,” lives on in thrasonical, a word that boasts a 450-year history as an English adjective. Like and Share with your friends

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The moment you start to think you deserve better, you do. Like and Share with your friends

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Noun: Acumen  (uh-KYOO-mun) Definition: Keenness and depth of perception, discernment, or discrimination, especially in practical matters. Sample sentence; Detective Morton possesses a superior acumen that enables him to solve the most bizarre and puzzling of mysteries. Like and Share with your friends

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“Real” isn’t who’s with you at your celebration. “Real” is who is standing next to you at rock bottom. Like and Share with your friends

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