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Word of the Day – July 12 – Antithesis

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Noun: Antithesis  (an-tih-THEE-sis) Definition: 1: Direct contrast: opposition. 2: The direct or exact opposite. Example sentence: Hope is the antithesis of despair.  

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 12

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Choose your thoughts carefully. Keep what brings you peace and let go of what doesn’t. Happiness is only one thought away.

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Word of the Day – July 11 – Aplomb

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Noun: Aplomb  (uh-PLOM) Definition: Self-confident assurance, skill, and poise,  especially in difficult or challenging circumstances. Example sentence: Even when the neighborhood was being evacuated because of the approaching wild fire, Emma kept her aplomb and helped her elderly neighbors get to the safety zone.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 11

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Just because you are taking longer than others doesn’t mean you are a failure. Keep going.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 8

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Not everyone will understand your journey. That’s fine. It’s not their journey to make sense of. It’s yours.

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Word of the Day – July 8 – Qua

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Preposition: Qua  (KWAH) Definition: In the capacity or character of: as. Example sentence: There have been other big pop music phenomena over the years,  but the Beatles qua phenomenon was due to a confluence of forces that defined a historical moment.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 7

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You don’t have to have it all figured out to move forward.

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Word of the Day – July 7 – Nadir

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Noun: Nadir  (NAY-deer) Definition: 1: The point of the celestial sphere that is directly opposite the zenith and vertically downward from the observer. 2: The lowest point. Example sentence: Only once the novel’s protagonist reaches her nadir does she arouse the reader’s empathy, and we root for her to climb back to respectability.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – July 6

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Be kind. Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.

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Word of the Day – July 6 – Towser

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Noun: Towser  (TAHW-zer) Definition: Big dog. Example sentence: My brother loves all dogs, but would prefer a towser like a St. Bernard over a Chihuahua.

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