5 Words of The Work Week Aug. 3-7
Goal: Fit word of the day into common conversion
Reverence(Noun) – A feeling or attitude of deep respect tinged with awe; veneration.
Example: The nation paid reverence to the brave souls that lost their lives on 9/11 by building the freedom tower.
Moronic (Adjective) – Very foolish or stupid
Example: The boy’s moronic ways, got him in trouble with the teacher.
Epicurean (Adjective) – Fond of or adapted to luxury or indulgence in sensual pleasures; having luxurious tastes or habits, especially in eating and drinking.
Example: The celebrity’s epicurean ways of spending, influenced the general public.
Epitome (Noun) – A person or thing that is typical of or possesses to a high degree the features of a whole class
Example: Happiness is the epitome of fulfillment.
Portend (Verb) – To serve as a warning omen; Foreshadow
Example: The hikers did not see the clouds portend, and suddenly got caught in a thunderstorm.
Quote of the Week:
“ The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream” – William Shakespeare