Words From July 20-24

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5 Words of the Work Week

Goal: To fit word of the day into common conversion

Monday

Deceptive (Adjective)– perceptually misleading

Example: The kids became deceptive to the brainwashing commercials on TV.


Tuesday

Ideology (Noun)– The body of doctrine, myth, belief, etc., that guides an individual, social movement, institution, class, or large group.

Example: In 2015, police and racist are still killing African Americans due to ideology and this 400 year old mind-set, that is deeply rooted in America’s confounds.


Wednesday

Uitwaaien (Verb) Dutch– “To take a break to clear one’s mind”

Example: Everyday during her job, the woman made a conscious effort to look out the window and uitwaaien.


Thursday

Lethologica (Noun)– The inability to remember a word or put your finger on the right word

Example: When the teleprompter broke, the speaker entered a state of lethologica and they have to end the speech.


Friday

Perfidious (Adjective)– Deliberately faithless; treacherous; deceitful:

Example: The perfidious boy, was very insecure.

Quote of the Week:

“To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him”- Buddha

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