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Word of the Day – June 22- Sniglet

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Noun: Sniglet  (SNIG-let) Definition: Any word coined for something that has no specific name. Example sentence: The sniglet “anticiparcellate” means waiting until the mailman is several houses down the street before picking up the mail, so as not to appear too anxious.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 21

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Those who chose, even on a small scale, to love in the midst of hatred and fear are the people who offer true hope to our world.

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Word of the Day – June 21 – Heliolatry

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Noun: Heliolatry  (hee-lee-AH-luh-tree) Definition: Sun worship. Example sentence: Archeologists believe that the members of many ancient civilizations practiced heliolatry because each of their temples faced east, toward the rising sun.

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Word of the Day – June 20 – Zeitgeber

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Noun: Zeitgeber  (TSAHYT-gey-bur) Definition: An environmental cue, as the length of daylight or the degree of temperature, that helps to regulate the cycles of an organism’s biological clock. Example sentence: In nearly every land animal, light is the major zeitgeber, with temperature a distant second.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 20

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You are never too old to set a new goal or dream a new dream.

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Word of the Day – June 17 – Verdure

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Noun: Verdure  (VER-jer) Definition: 1: The greenness of growing vegetation; also, such vegetation itself. 2: A condition of health and vigor. Example sentence: Not being a fan of winter, I always welcome the verdure of spring.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 17

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Don’t buy a $300 bag and have nothing in it. Buy the $10 bag and have $290 in it. Don’t go broke trying to look rich.

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Word of the Day – June 16 – MacGuffin

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Noun: MacGuffin  (muh-GUFF-in) Definition: An object, event, or character in a film or story that serves to set and keep the plot in motion despite usually lacking intrinsic importance. Example sentence: The missing document is the MacGuffin that brings the two main characters together, but the real story centers on their tumultuous relationship.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – June 16

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Believe you can and you’re half way there.

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Word of the Day – June 15 – Tocsin

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Noun: Tocsin  (TOCK-sin) Definition: 1: An alarm bell or the ringing of it. 2: A warning signal. Example sentence: A coalition of parents was sounding the tocsin for the school music program, stating that if voters didn’t approve the new millage, the program was sure to be axed.

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