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Word of the Day – Oct. 26 – Jurisprudence

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Noun: Jurisprudence  (joor-us-PROO-dunss) Definition: 1: The science or philosophy of law. 2 a: A  system or body of law. b: The course of court decisions. 3: A department of law. Example sentence: A basic premise of American jurisprudence is that a person is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 26

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If we were meant to stay in one place, we would have roots instead of feet.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 23 – Googol

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Noun: Googol  (GOO-gawl) Definition: The figure 1 followed by 100 zeros equal to 10100. Example sentence: In January 1997, astronomers Fred Adams and Gregory Laughlin predicted that the universe would end in a number of years equal to approximately one googol.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 23

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You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 22 – Replete

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Adjective: Replete  (rih-PLEET) Definition: 1: Fully or abundantly provided or filled. 2: Abundantly fed: fat or stout. 3: Complete. Example sentence: The children were delighted to find that the costume trunk was replete with dresses, hats, capes, and all sorts of props for Halloween.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 22

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Worrying will not change the outcome.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 21 – Nocebo

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Noun: Nocebo  (noh-SEE-boh) Definition: A harmless substance that when taken by a patient is associated with harmful effects due to negative expectations or the psychological condition of the patient. Example sentence: A nocebo can induce itch or pain in research subjects who believe that these will be the expected results.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 21

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Build someone up. Put their insecurities to sleep. Remind them they’re worthy. Tell them they’re magical. Be light in an often too dim world.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 20 – Capitulate

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Verb: Capitulate  (kuh-PIH-chuh-layt) Definition: 1:  To surrender often after negotiation of terms. 2:  To cease resisting. Example sentence: The company will have to capitulate  to the labor union to avoid a strike.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 20

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There are secret opportunities inside every failure.

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