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Word of the Day 12-15-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 15, 2017

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Friday, December 15 Proximity – noun - the quality or state of being close The proximity of the classroom and the cafeteria made the schedule easier to follow.

Word of the Day 12-14-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 14, 2017

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Thursday, December 14 Malign – verb – to speak false reports about someone or something; to speak evil of The computer geek was often maligned or ignored by the popular kids in his school.

Word of the Day 12-13-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 13, 2017

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Wednesday, December 13 Obliterate – verb – to remove from memory The children's chalk drawings remained on the sidewalk until a rain storm obliterated them.

Word of the Day 12-12-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 12, 2017

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Tuesday, December 11 Grudge - verb - to be unwilling to give or admit I don't grudge paying my share.

Word of The Day 12-11-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 11, 2017

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Monday, December 11 Grudge - verb - to be unwilling to give or admit I don't grudge paying my share.

Word of the Day 12-8-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 8, 2017

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Friday, December 8 Promoter - noun - one who assumes the financial responsibilities of a sporting events including hiring the athletes, renting the site, and collecting entrance fees A small-time boxing promoter built a championship...

Word of the Day 12-7-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 7, 2017

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Thursday, December 7 Venture - verb - to proceed specially in the face of danger The hunters ventured into the untamed Alaskan backcountry.

Word of the Day 12-5-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 5, 2017

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Tuesday, December 5 Fortitude - noun – strength of mind that enables a person to a counter danger or bear pain with courage Never wants to do her fortitude waiver during that long illness.

Word of the Day 12-4-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 5, 2017

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Monday, December 4 Footloose - adjective – free to go and travel about; not confined by responsibilities When she was 20, she was footloose and fancy free, with no family or serious career to tie her down.

Word of the Day 12-1-17

Jack Golden, Writer

December 5, 2017

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Friday, December 1 Hearth - noun - home; fireside During the holiday season, the joys of family and hearth warm our hearts.

Word of the Day 11-29-17

Jack Golden, Writer

November 29, 2017

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Wednesday, November 29 Pallor (Noun) - a pale condition When the sight of his car getting hit by a truck it gave his face a deathly pallor.

Word of the Day 11-28-17

Jack Golden, Writer

November 28, 2017

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Tuesday, November 28 Debase (Noun) - to reduce in quality or value The government debased the value of the dollar.

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