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Everyone makes mistakes in their life, but it doesn’t mean they have to pay for them the rest of their life. Sometimes good people make bad choices. It doesn’t make them bad, it makes them human. Like and Share with your friends

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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 Like and Share with your friends

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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.   Like and Share with your friends

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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. Like and Share with […]

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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. Like and Share with your friends

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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. Like and Share with your friends

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Adjective: Histrionic  (his-tree-AH-nik) Definition: 1. Deliberately affected: theatrical. 2. Of or relating to actors, acting, or the theater. Sample sentence: The candidate declared that he would not stoop to address his opponent’s histrionic and patently untrue accusations. Like and Share with your friends

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Noun: Whammy  (WAM-ee) Definition: 1. A supernatural power bringing bad luck: a magic curse, spell, hex  or jinx. 2. A potent force or attack: specifically, a paralyzing  or lethal blow. Sample sentence: After making three errors in one inning, Mitch was convinced someone put a whammy on his glove. Like and Share with your friends

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Adjective: Superfluous  (soo-PER-floo-us) Definition: 1. Exceeding what is sufficient or necessary: extra. 2. Not needed: unnecessary. Sample sentence: The textbook includes so much superfluous information that students often overlook key points. Like and Share with your friends

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Adjective: Overwheening  (oh-ver-WEE-ning) Definition: 1. Arrogant, presumptuous. 2. Immoderate, exaggerated. Sample sentence: With her overweening ego, the actress expected to be recognized and flattered by everyone she met. Like and Share with your friends

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