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Word of the Day – July 28 – Globule

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Noun: Globule  (GLA-byul) Definition: A tiny ball of something, such as a thick liquid. Sample sentence: As the candle burned, it dripped a globule of wax on the table.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 25

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Advice is the only commodity on the market where supply exceeds demand. Advice is only as good as the adviser. Consider carefully the source before heeding any advice.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 24

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One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you have always wanted to do. Do it now.

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Word of the Day – July 24 – Instigate

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Verb: Instigate  (IN-stuh-gayt) Definition: To cause to happen or begin: to goad or urge forward: provoke. Sample sentence: My older brother always managed to instigate a fight between my other brother and me when we were riding in the back seat of the car, and then he would plead innocent.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 23

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You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as your self-confidence, as old as your fear; as young as your hope, and as old as your despair.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 22

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Work hard and become a leader. Be lazy and become a slave. No matter how you feel, get up, dress up and show up.

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Word of the Day – July 22 – Hobbyhorse

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Noun: Hobbyhorse  (HAH-bee-horss) Definition: 1. a: A stick having an imitation horse’s head at one end that a child pretends to ride. 1. b: A rocking horse. 1. c: A toy horse suspended by springs from a frame. 2. A topic to which one constantly reverts. Sample sentence: The intricate toys like the hobbyhorse and […]

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Word of the Day – July 21 – Tortuous

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Adjective: Tortuous  (TOR-chuh-wus) Definition: 1. Marked by repeated twists, bends or turns: winding. 2. Marked by devious or indirect tactics: crooked, tricky. 3. Circuitous, involved. Sample sentence: After it left the tree, the leaf followed a tortuous path through the air before settling on the ground.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 21

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Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.

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Word of the Day – July 18 – Steampunk

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Noun: Steampunk  (STEEM-punk) Definition: Science fiction dealing with 19th century societies dominated by historical or imagined steam-powered technology. Sample sentence: The new restaurant has a steampunk theme with exposed duct work, geometric light fixtures and rustic barn doors.

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