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Word of the Day – June 24 – Mufti

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Noun: Mufti  (MUFF-tee) Definition: Ordinary dress as distinguished from that denoting an occupation or station; especially, civilian clothes when worn by a person in the armed forces. Sample sentence: Mary’s family is happy to have her home, dressed comfortably in mufti, after a six month tour of duty overseas.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 24

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Before you act, listen. Before you react, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try.

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Word of the Day – June 23 – Gauntlet

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Noun: Gauntlet  (GAWNT-let) Definition: 1. A glove worn with medieval armor to protect the hand. 2. Any of various protective gloves used especially in industry. 3. An open challenge as to combat. 4. A dress glove extending above the wrist. Sample sentence: After dinner, Roger threw down the gauntlet and challenged his brother to a […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 23

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One who fears failure limits his activities. Failure is only an opportunity to begin again more intelligently. No one can go back and change a bad beginning, but anyone can start anything anytime and create a successful ending. If you wait to be happy, you will wait forever. But if you start to be happy, […]

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Word of the Day – June 20 – Diffident

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Adjective: Diffident  (DIF-uh-dunt) Definition: 1. Hesitant in acting or speaking through lack of self-confidence. 2. Reserved, unassertive. Sample sentence: Always diffident and soft-spoken, Tony did not raise any objection when the cashier overcharged him for his purchase.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 20

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The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible,  and achieves the impossible. Negative thoughts bring you down. Worrying does not empty tomorrow of its troubles. It empties today of its strength. Be a positive thinker!

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Word of the Day – June 19 – Turducken

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Noun: Turducken  (terDUCK-un) Definition: A boneless chicken stuffed into a boneless duck stuffed into a boneless turkey. Sample sentence: For your next dinner party, you might want to take a shot at making turducken.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 19

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Speak in such a way that others love to listen to you. Listen in such a way that others love to speak to you. And remember, you have two ears and only one mouth, so you should listen twice as much as you speak.

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Word of the Day – June 18 – Poutine

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Noun: Poutine  (poo-TEEN) Definition: A dish of French fries covered with brown gravy and cheese curds. Sample sentence: Although classic poutine is a simple dish, it is one of the most popular items on the menu at the fancy, new Canadian restaurant.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 18

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Fearless people embrace the flow of life with perseverance and determination. They view life as an adventure, not an ordeal.

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