Home » Archives by category » Dee Dee (Page 94)

Word of the Day – Feb. 25 – Zwieback

Comments Off on Word of the Day – Feb. 25 – Zwieback

Noun: Zwieback  (SWEE-back) Definition: A usually sweetened bread enriched with eggs that is baked and then sliced and toasted until dry and crisp. Example sentence: The crust of the pie was made with a crumbled zwieback.

Continue reading …

Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 25

Comments Off on Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 25

We all make choices, but in the end, our choices make us.

Continue reading …

Word of the Day – Feb. 24 – Nimrod

Comments Off on Word of the Day – Feb. 24 – Nimrod

Noun: Nimrod  (NIM-rahd) Definition: 1: Hunter. 2: Idiot; jerk. Example sentence: When deer season arrives, there will be many a nimrod, both amateur and veteran, with a gun on their shoulder, marching into the woods.

Continue reading …

Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 24

Comments Off on Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 24

Life has taught us that love does not consist of merely gazing at each other, but in looking outward in the same direction.

Continue reading …

Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 23

Comments Off on Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 23

There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or to accept responsibility for changing them.

Continue reading …

Word of the Day – Feb. 23 – Marmoreal

Comments Off on Word of the Day – Feb. 23 – Marmoreal

Adjective: Marmoreal  (mahr-MOR-ee-ul) Definition: Of, relating to, or suggestive of marble or a marble statue especially in coldness or aloofness. Example sentence: The Taj Mahal, with its marmoreal splendor, has moved many poets to wax eloquent about its beauty.

Continue reading …

Word of the Day – Feb. 22 – Bumptious

Comments Off on Word of the Day – Feb. 22 – Bumptious

Adjective: Bumptious  (BUMP-shus) Definition: Presumptuously, obtusely, and often noisily self-assertive: obtrusive. Example sentence: The talk show often features interesting guests, but the bumptious host’s tendency to turn the interview back to himself can get annoying.

Continue reading …

Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 22

Comments Off on Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 22

You make a living by what you get; you make a life by what you give.

Continue reading …

Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 19

Comments Off on Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Feb. 19

If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.

Continue reading …

Word of the Day – Feb. 19 – Whilom

Comments Off on Word of the Day – Feb. 19 – Whilom

Adjective: Whilom  (WYE-lum) Definition: Former Example sentence: I was pleased to find an interview with the whilom president of my alma mater in the local paper.

Continue reading …