Wednesday Words – Week 4

Hey everybody,

 

Its WEDNESDAY!!! We are on the hump…..and its time to get familiar with some new words.

Question before we go in though:  Are you a lotus-eater?? Are you crocodilian?? Look below to find out.

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black-curved-arrow-clip-art-8DRLpH-clipart.png MERITORIOUS (adj.)
[ˌmɛrɪˈtɔːrɪəs/]
  • deserving reward or praise
 
separater
 
black-curved-arrow-clip-art-8DRLpH-clipart  BUMBERSHOOT (n.)
[bʌmbəʃuːt/]
  • an umbrella
separater

black-curved-arrow-clip-art-8DRLpH-clipart HYDRA (n.)

[hahy-druh
 
  • a persistent or many-sided problem that presents new obstacles as soon as one aspect is solved.

separater

black-curved-arrow-clip-art-8DRLpH-clipart SHRIVE (v.)
[shrahyv]
 
  • to impose penance on (a sinner).

separater

black-curved-arrow-clip-art-8DRLpH-clipart CROCODILIAN (adj.)
[krok-uhdil-ee-uh n]
 
  • hypocritical; insincere.

 

separater

 black-curved-arrow-clip-art-8DRLpH-clipart LOTUS-EATER (n.)

[loh-tuh s-ee-ter]

  • a person who leads a life of dreamy, indolent ease, indifferent to the busy world; day dreamer.
separater
black-curved-arrow-clip-art-8DRLpH-clipart  MALFEASANCE (n.)
[mal-fee-zuh ns]
  • the performance by a public official of an act that is legally unjustified,harmful, or contrary to law;

separater

So are you a lotus-eater? Yes, No?

Are you a crocodilion, then?

Or are you too afraid to tell…..

Whichever one you are, be all the best you can be ….

 

As Always,

 

Happy Reading,

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SOURCE: http://www.dictionary.com

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