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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Dec. 1

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Think positive, speak positive and therefore do positive. No negative self talk, excuses or giving up allowed if you want a happy, productive life.

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Word of the Day – Dec. 1 – Penultimate

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Adjective: Penultimate  (pih-NUL-tuh-mut) Definition: 1. Occurring immediately before the last one: next to the last. 2. Of or relating to the next to the last syllable of a word. Sample sentence: The word endamame places it’s primary stress on the penultimate syllable.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 28

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Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than what you think.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 28 – Frigorific

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Adjective: Frigorific  (frig-uh-RIF-ik) Definition: Causing or producing cold. Sample sentence: When the fog reached the spot where the observer stood, it was found to be devoid of smell, but its influence was decidedly frigorific.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 27

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Happy Thanksgiving! Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our Thanksgiving.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 27 – Recusant

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Adjective: Recusant  (REK-yuh-zunt) Definition: Refusing to submit to authority. Sample sentence: Elizabeth’s recusant streak was apparent even in elementary school, where she would frequently challenge the rules put forth by her teachers.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 26 – Bovarism

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Noun: Bovarism  (BOH-vuh-riz-uhm) Definition: An exaggerated, especially glamorized, estimate of oneself; conceit. Sample sentence: The movie star’s bovarism prevented her from having any friends other than those who were much like herself.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Nov. 26

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There is no traffic on the extra mile. Lock on your seat belt and get out of your comfort zone.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 25 – Pelagic

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Adjective: Pelagic  (puh-LAJ-ik) Definition: Of, relating to, or living or occurring in the open sea; oceanic. Sample sentence: Joan is studying to become a marine biologist specializing in pelagic plant life.

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Word of the Day – Nov. 25 – Gaslight

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Verb: Gaslight  (GAS-lyte) Definition: To cause  a person to doubt his or her sanity through the use of psychological manipulation. Sample sentence: If Howard was more energetic and imaginative, I would suspect him of an elaborate plot to gaslight me.

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