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Noun: Thanatology  (than-uh-TAH-luh-jee) Definition: The description or study of the phenomena of death and of the psychological mechanisms for coping with them. Sample sentence: A good text on thanatology is Elizabeth Kulber-Ross’s  “On Death and Dying” which outlines the five stages of grief. Like and Share with your friends

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Good things come to those who wait. Better things come to those who don’t give up. The best things come to those who just believe. Like and Share with your friends

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Adjective: Chatoyant  (shuh-TOY-unt) Definition: Having a changeable luster or color with an undulating narrow band of white light. Sample sentence: One of my favorite chatoyant gemstones is the star sapphire. Like and Share with your friends

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Everyone makes mistakes in their life, but it doesn’t mean they have to pay for them the rest of their life. Sometimes good people make bad choices. It doesn’t make them bad, it makes them human. Like and Share with your friends

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Noun: Rationale  (rash-uh-NAL) Definition: 1. An explanation of controlling principles of opinion, belief, practice, or phenomena. 2. An underlying reason: basis. Sample sentence: The newspaper’s editorial reflected the concerns of many who questioned the rationale behind the mayor’s decision.               Nou Like and Share with your friends

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If someone shows you their true colors, don’t try to repaint them. Like and Share with your friends

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Adjective: Captious  (KAP-shuss) Definition: 1. Marked by an often ill-natured inclination to stress faults and raise objections. 2. Calculated to confuse, entrap, or entangle in argument. Sample sentence: Befuddled by the captious question, the suspect broke down and confessed to the crime.   Like and Share with your friends

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There is nothing more attractive than someone with passion for something, who looks at things positively, and is always seeking to better themselves. Like and Share with your friends

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Noun: Gourmand  (GOOR-mahnd) Definition: 1. One who is excessively fond of eating and drinking. 2. One who is heartily interested in good food and drink. Sample sentence: Uncle Gerald was a bit of a gourmand; he traveled far and wide to the finest restaurants and always remembered to bring his appetite. Like and Share with […]

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The greatest souls are awakened out of suffering. The most impressive personalities endure many scars. Like and Share with your friends

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