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Word of the Day – Jan. 27 – Legerdemain

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Noun: Legerdemain  (lej-er-duh-MAYN) Definition: 1. Sleight of hand. 2. A display of skill and adroitness. Sample sentence: The company’s accountant used financial legerdemain to conceal its true revenues and avoided paying $2 million in taxes as a result.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Jan. 26

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The first step to knowledge is to know that we are ignorant.

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Word of the Day – Jan. 26 – Constellate

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Verb: Constellate  (KAHN-stuh-layt) Definition: 1. To unite in a cluster. 2. To set or adorn with or as if with constellations. Sample sentence: The members of the family seemed destined to constellate around the table, held by the gravity of their affection for each other.

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Word of the Day – Jan. 23 – Anabasis

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Noun: Anabasis  (uh-NAB-us-sis) Definition: 1. A going or marching up: advance, especially a military advance. 2. A difficult and dangerous military retreat. Sample sentence: Reluctantly, the general ordered a hasty anabasis in the face of overwhelming opposing forces.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Jan. 23

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Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. It’s a sign that you have a big heart, and that you are not afraid to let others see it. Showing your emotions is a sign of strength.

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Word of the Day – Jan. 22 – Morganatic

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Adjective: Morganatic  (mor-guh-NAT-ik) Definition: Of, relating to, or being a marriage between a member of a royal or noble family and a person of inferior rank in which the rank of the inferior partner remains unchanged; and the children of the marriage do not succeed to the titles, fiefs, or entailed property of the parent […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Jan. 22

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Sometimes the bad times in our life puts us on a direct path to the very best times in our life.

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Word of the Day – Jan. 21 – Pandiculation

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Noun: Pandiculation  (pan-dik-yuh-LAY-shun) Definition: A stretching and stiffening, especially of the trunk and extremities, as when fatigued and drowsy, or after waking from sleep. Sample sentence: My cat does an amazing amount of pandiculation every morning before he hops off the bed.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Jan. 21

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Those who truly care about you hear you even when you are quiet.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Jan. 20

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Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.

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