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Word of the Day – July 7 – Accoutrements

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Noun: Accoutrements  (ah-KOO-truh-mentz) Definition: Additional items of dress or equipment, carried or worn by a person or used for a particular activity. Sample sentence: The General dressed for battle in shining accoutrements.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 6

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Worrying is using your imagination to create something you don’t want.

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Word of the Day – July 6 – Dragoman

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Noun: Dragoman  (DRAG-uh-muhn) Definition: A professional interpretor. Sample sentence: Whenever the diplomat went to a foreign country, he took with him a dragoman.

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Sunny Fm Thought of the Day – July 3

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If you’re helping someone and expecting something, you are doing business, not kindness.

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Word of the Day – July 3 – Precarious

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Adjective: Precarious  (prih-KAIR-ee-us) Definition: 1. Dependent on uncertain premises: dubious. 2. Dependent on chance circumstances, unknown conditions, or uncertain developments. 3. Dangerously lacking in security or steadiness. Sample sentence: The books were stacked high in a precarious tower that was liable to topple at any moment.

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Word of the Day – July 2 – Waddy

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Noun: Waddy  (WAH-dee) Definition: Cowboy. Sample sentence: The young waddy, a long-faced lad in an oversized black hat, amazed the crowd at the rodeo with his roping skills.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 2

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Have experiences, not things. Have stories, not stuff.

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Word of the Day – July 1 – Cybrarian

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Noun: Cybrarian  (sye-BRAIR-ee-un) Definition: A person whose job is to find, collect, and manage information that is available on the World Wide Web. Sample sentence: The university’s head cybrarian and her team maintain libraries of web sites pertaining to specific fields of study.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 1

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Never quit. If you stumble, get back up. What happened yesterday no longer matters. Today is another day to move on and start over.

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Word of the Day – June 30 – Disinformation

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Noun: Disinformation  (dis-in-fer-MAY-shun) Definition: False information deliberately and often covertly spread (as by the planting of rumors) in order to influence public opinion or obscure the truth. Sample sentence: The writer’s latest book examines the effects of propaganda and disinformation during the Cold War.

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