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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 20

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Be happy not because everything is good, but because you can see the good side of everything.

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Word of the Day – May 19 – Tatterdemalion

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Adjective: Tatterdemalion  (tat-er-dih-MEYL-yuhn) Definition: 1. Ragged; unkempt or dilapidated. 2. A person in tattered clothing: a shabby person. Sample sentence: He seemed to fit the tatterdemalion apartment perfectly, with his dark clothes threadbare, his beard unkempt, and his shoes cracked.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 19

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Be careful what you say. You can say something hurtful in ten seconds, but ten years later, the wounds are still there.

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Word of the Day – May 18 – Whodunit

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Noun: Whodunit  (hoo-DUN-it) Definition: A detective story or mystery story. Sample sentence: Betsy packed a great whodunit and a couple of romance novels to read at the beach.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 18

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If we do not feel grateful for what we already have, what makes us think we’d be happy with more??

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Word of the Day – May 15 – Scroop

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Verb: Scroop  (SKROOP) Definition: 1. To emit a harsh, grating sound. 2. A scrooping sound. 3. Ability to make a rustling sound added to silk or rayon fabrics during finishing by treating them with certain acids. Sample sentence: I need to oil the hinges on the gate or it will continue to scroop every time […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 15

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When the world says “give up” hope whispers “try one more time.”

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Word of the Day – May 14 – Hidebound

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Adjective: Hidebound  (HAHYD-bound) Definition: 1. Narrow and rigid in opinion: inflexible. 2. Oriented toward or confined to the past: extremely conservative. 3. Having the back and ribs bound tightly by the hide (such as in animals.) Sample sentence: Although the students tried to get their music teacher to allow them to play more modern music, […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 14

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The fact that jellyfish have survived for 650 million years despite not having brains gives hope to many people.

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Word of the Day – May 13 – Askance

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Adverb: Askance  (uh-SKANSS) Definition: 1. With a side-glance: obliquely. 2. With disapproval or distrust: scornfully. Sample sentence: Rebecca’s children looked askance at her when she suggested they turn off their electronic devices and go play outside in the nice weather.

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