Home » Archives by category » Dee Dee (Page 2)

Was it a bad day? Or was it a bad five minutes that you milked all day??

Continue reading …

Adjective: Eldritch  (EL-drich) Definition: Eerie, weird, spooky. Example sentence: The eldritch atmosphere and odor of the dilapidated house brought on a case of shudders when we entered the front door. 

Continue reading …

Sometimes there is no next time. No second chance. No time out. Sometimes it’s now or never.

Continue reading …

Adverb: Forthwith  (fohrth-WITH) Definition: Immediately; at once; without delay. Example sentence: Every morning, the homeroom teacher expected the homework assignments forthwith on his desk before class would begin.

Continue reading …

Sometimes the best thing you can do is keep your mouth shut and your eyes open. The truth always comes out in the end.

Continue reading …

Noun: Gaucherie  (goh-shuh-REE) Definition: Lack of social grace, sensitivity, or acuteness; awkwardness. Example sentence: It was only a certain gaucherie, a gawkiness on Anna’s part, that kept her from getting the female lead in the school play.

Continue reading …

You didn’t come this far to only come this far.

Continue reading …

Noun: Palooka  (puh-LOO-kuh) Definition: 1: An inexperienced or incompetent boxer. 2: Oaf, lout. Example sentence: The boxing audiences loved him;  even though often reckless, Mickey was never a palooka and learned from every opponent he faced.

Continue reading …

Noun: Quincunx  (KWIN-kunks) Definition: An arrangement of five things in a square or rectangle with one at each corner and one in the middle. Example sentence: The sculptures in the square were arranged in a quincunx with the outer ones marking the perimeter and the middle one serving as the centerpiece.

Continue reading …

Old ways won’t open new doors.

Continue reading …