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Word of the Day – Feb. 27 – Rationale

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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

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 27

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If someone shows you their true colors, don’t try to repaint them.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 26 – Captious

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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.  

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 26

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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.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 25 – Gourmand

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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.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 25

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The greatest souls are awakened out of suffering. The most impressive personalities endure many scars.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 24 – Thrasonical

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Adjective: Thrasonical  (thray-SAH-nih-kul) Definition: Bragging or boastful. Sample sentence: Thraso, a blustery old soldier in the comedy “Eunuchus,” lives on in thrasonical, a word that boasts a 450-year history as an English adjective.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 24

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The moment you start to think you deserve better, you do.

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Word of the Day – Feb. 23 – Acumen

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Noun: Acumen  (uh-KYOO-mun) Definition: Keenness and depth of perception, discernment, or discrimination, especially in practical matters. Sample sentence; Detective Morton possesses a superior acumen that enables him to solve the most bizarre and puzzling of mysteries.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 23

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“Real” isn’t who’s with you at your celebration. “Real” is who is standing next to you at rock bottom.

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