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Topic: enliven
Posted: Friday, February 15, 2019 9:24:19 AM
Daemon wrote:

(verb) To make lively or spirited.

Synonyms: animate, invigorate

Usage: They found her a charming companion, and her dancing and laughter...did much to enliven their journey and keep them contented.

Pets enliven their happy tails when they encounter their owners.
Topic: I think the first duty of society is justice.
Posted: Thursday, February 14, 2019 4:59:47 AM
Daemon wrote:
I think the first duty of society is justice.

Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804)

There is a worldwide shortage of justice , but this can
change when those who care about fairness pursue justice
through lawful and just means , on a daily basis.
Topic: daredevil
Posted: Thursday, February 14, 2019 4:48:19 AM
Daemon wrote:

(noun) One who is recklessly bold.

Synonyms: harum-scarum, madcap, swashbuckler, hothead, lunatic

Usage: My nephew, daredevil that he is, decided to go surfing during yesterday's tropical storm.


Those who have made the unfortunate mistake of taking
daredevil style selfies did not always live to see their pictures.
Topic: Texting
Posted: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 11:33:27 AM
Daemon wrote:

Text messages are brief written messages exchanged between mobile phones or other mobile communications devices. Texting originated in the 1990s with the Short Message Service (SMS), a system that supports messages of up to 160 characters, and has since become a global phenomenon. With billions of texters around the world, texting has created new forms of interaction and has had a wide social impact that extends to language, crime, and politics. What was the first text message ever sent? More...



Leave yourself some text-free time
everyday , for peace of mind. :)
Topic: gullet
Posted: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 11:29:39 AM
Daemon wrote:

(noun) The passage between the pharynx and the stomach.

Synonyms: esophagus, gorge

Usage: The bird gave a gulp, and I felt the stone pass along its gullet and down into its crop.

Swallowing an extra large ice cube , in whole condition ,
can make the gullet feel quite uncomfortable.
Topic: deprecatory
Posted: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 11:24:21 AM
Daemon wrote:

(adjective) Tending to diminish or disparage.

Synonyms: belittling, slighting

Usage: He depresses me by his abject submission and deprecatory self-abasement when he fears he has gone too far.

It is unacceptable to make deprecatory remarks
about someone merely based upon their race or
Topic: elusion
Posted: Monday, February 11, 2019 9:27:14 AM
Daemon wrote:

(noun) The act of avoiding capture (especially by cunning).

Synonyms: slip

Usage: There was not much time, however, for thought or elusion, and she yielded as calmly as she could to the necessity of letting him overtake her.

The famous Sherlock Holmes was not always successful in
elusion when Prof. Moriarty was being cunning with his
fellow criminals.
Topic: housebound
Posted: Sunday, February 10, 2019 7:41:54 AM
Daemon wrote:

(adjective) Confined to one's home, as by illness.

Synonyms: shut-in

Usage: My mom says that I am housebound for as long as I have the chickenpox.

Whenever severe weather is expected , the news crews and
weather-people usually admonish the public to check-in
on those who are housebound .
Topic: Of all the liars in the world, sometimes the worst are your own fears.
Posted: Thursday, February 7, 2019 3:21:50 AM
Daemon wrote:
Of all the liars in the world, sometimes the worst are your own fears.

Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936)

Fears make the unprovable seem plausible.
Topic: fritter
Posted: Thursday, February 7, 2019 3:15:09 AM
Daemon wrote:

(verb) Spend frivolously and unwisely.

Synonyms: fool away, dissipate, shoot

Usage: Our English youth fritters away its time in idleness and pleasure-seeking.

Upon gaining instant wealth , through an inheritance or a
lottery winning ,too many people fritter away their monies.

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