Word of the Week

Word of the Week - May 13, 2019

posted May 10, 2019, 6:45 AM by Felicia Ippolito

express (verb) 1. to put into words; state.  2. to show by look, voice, or action; reveal

Word of the Week - May 6, 2019

posted May 3, 2019, 5:53 AM by Felicia Ippolito

eager (adj) 1. wanting very much; desiring very strongly.  2. Showing keenness of desire or feeling.

Word of the Week - April 29, 2019

posted Apr 18, 2019, 10:33 AM by Felicia Ippolito

optimistic (adj) 1. inclined to look on the bright side of things.  2. hoping for the best.

Word of the Week - April 15, 2019

posted Apr 12, 2019, 6:33 AM by Felicia Ippolito   [ updated Apr 12, 2019, 6:36 AM ]

fortune (noun) 1. what happens to a person by chance or luck.  2. a great deal of wealth or riches. 


Word of the Week - April 8, 2019

posted Apr 5, 2019, 6:01 AM by Felicia Ippolito

occupy (verb) 1. To take up; fill.  2. To keep busy; engage; employ

Word of the Week - April 1, 2019

posted Mar 29, 2019, 6:06 AM by Felicia Ippolito

sarcastic (adj) using sneering, ironic, and cutting remarks to make fun of someone

Word of the Week - March 25, 2019

posted Mar 22, 2019, 11:18 AM by Felicia Ippolito

panic (noun) 1. sudden unreasoning fear that causes an individual or entire group to lose self-control and take wild flight. 2. outbreak of widespread alarm, as in a community.  (verb) 3. to be affected with panic.

Word of the Week - March 18, 2019

posted Mar 22, 2019, 11:17 AM by Felicia Ippolito

flexible - (adj) 1. easily bent; not stiff; bending without breaking.  2. easily adapted to fit various conditions.

 

Word of the Week - March 11, 2019

posted Mar 6, 2019, 9:43 AM by Felicia Ippolito

exaggerate (verb) 1. To make something greater than it is; overstate.  2. To increase or enlarge abnormally.  3. To say or think something is greater than it is; go beyond the truth.

Word of the Week - March 4, 2019

posted Mar 1, 2019, 6:52 AM by Felicia Ippolito   [ updated Mar 1, 2019, 6:55 AM ]

passive (adj) 1. not resisting; yielding to the will of another.  2. not acting in return; submissive 

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