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Word of the Day – Aug. 15 – Gibbosity

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Noun: Gibbosity  (gi-BOS-i-tee) Definition: 1. A protuberance or swelling. 2. A state of being gibbous. Sample sentence: The big gibbosity on John’s face was caused by a raging staph infection and it caused him great pain.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Aug. 14

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No one in this world is pure and perfect. If you avoid people for their mistakes, you will always be alone in this world. So, judge less and love more.

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Word of the Day – Aug. 14 – Gloaming

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Noun: Gloaming  (GLOH-ming) Definition: Twilight, dusk. Sample sentence: As the last of the sunlight died out of the sky, we sat in the gloaming reflecting on the special moments of our day.

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Word of the Day – Aug. 13 – Rimple

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Verb: Rimple  (RIM-puhl) Definition: To wrinkle, crumple or crease Noun: Rimple Definition: A wrinkle Sample sentence: Brenda sat very carefully in the car on the way to the dance so as not to cause nary a rimple in her pretty dress.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Aug. 13

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It’s not the load that breaks you down. It’s the way you carry it.

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Word of the Day – Aug. 12 – Lambent

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Adjective: Lambent  (LAM-buhnt) Definition: 1. Dealing lightly and gracefully with a subject; brilliantly playful. 2. Running or moving lightly over a surface. 3. Softly bright or radiant. Sample sentence: The sea that night gleamed with the moon’s lambent silver and provided a perfect backdrop for young lovers strolling along the shore.  

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Aug. 12

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The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others on how you want to be treated. Don’t settle for anything other than respect.

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Word of the Day – Aug. 11 – Balkanize

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Verb: Balkanize  (BAWL-kuh-nyze) Definition: 1. To break up (as a region or a group) into smaller, often hostile units. 2. Divide, compartmentalize. Sample sentence: Richard would like to balkanize his life into personal and professional spheres, but being a public figure, his private life resounds with his public concerns.    

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Aug. 11

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Sometimes the best thing you can do is not think, not wonder, not imagine, not obsess. Just breathe and have faith that everything will work out for the best.

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Word of the Day – Aug. 8 – Chicane

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Verb: Chicane  (shih-KAYN) Definition: To use deception: to trick or cheat. Sample sentence: Claiming to be their long-lost grandson, the scammer tried to chicane the elderly couple into wiring money to him.

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