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tremulous (10/13/17)

October 13, 2017

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tremulous adjective 1. (of persons, the body, etc.) characterized by trembling, as from fear, nervousness, or weakness. 2. timid; timorous; fearful. Example: The girl's tremulous hands revealed her nervousness....

jostle (10/6/17)

October 6, 2017

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jostle verb 1. to bump, push, shove, brush against, or elbow roughly or rudely. 2. to drive or force by, or as if by, pushing or shoving  Example: The crowd jostled him into the subway. &n...

Avid (9/29/17)

September 29, 2017

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Avid: adjective 1. showing great enthusiasm for or interest in Example: She is an avid moviegoer and reader. ...

hapless (09.22.17)

September 22, 2017

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Hapless adjective unlucky; luckless; unfortunate  Example: The hapless stray dog    ...

Laconic (9.15.17)

September 15, 2017

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Laconic  adjective 1.  using few words; expressing much in few words; concise Example: He was a laconic speaker or man of few words....

Friday 9.8.2017

September 4, 2017

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Bright: 1) Adj. giving out or reflecting light: shining, vivid, bold; 2) adj. intelligent and quick-witted

Words of the Week: Friday 08.25.17

August 21, 2017

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Agility - the ability to move quickly and easily, often in many directions

Words of the Week: Friday 04.07.17

April 7, 2017

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Render- to provide or give; cause to be or become; to make or draw

Words of the Week: Friday 2.10.17

February 10, 2017

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Practice- A customary way of operation or behavior

Words of the Week: Friday 2.03.17

February 3, 2017

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Wary- watchful, alert

Words of the Week: Friday 1.27.17

January 27, 2017

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Tactful- diplomatic, polite

Words of the Week: Friday 1.20.17

January 20, 2017

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subtle- elusive, sly, ambiguous

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