Word a Day Revisited Index of Cartoons Illustrating the Meanings of Words

(as presented by Mickey Bach, the cartoonist who defined words with related illustrations)

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Sometimes you will see more than one illustration for a word entry,
which is meant to provide you with a better understanding of the words.

"A picture is worth a thousand words" refers to the idea that complex ideas can be conveyed with images or illustrations. If this is true, then you will be able to comprehend THOUSANDS of WORDS by clicking on the links in this index.Smily face

Commonplace, worn out by constant use.
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trite, more trite, most trite

Characteristic of a lack of confidence or not feeling comfortable around certain people or in certain circumstances. (3)
Referring to something that lacks conciseness or clarity; using more words than necessary or an excess of words which are not needed. (2)
The act or instance of going away from the main topic or the primary issues of an arguement while speaking or writing. (1)
Relating to wasting time or to cause a delay; descriptive of a strategy to wear down the opposition in order to avoid a direct confrontation or to postpone a decision until later. (2)
A difficult decision that must be made about what to do regarding two or more possibilities or predicaments. (2)
A superficial interest in artistic activities or a field of knowledge only for amusement. (1)
Being constant in effort and determination to achieve what is being done. (1)
Relating to an expression of keen insight, perception, and understanding. (1)
The ability to make good decisions regarding people or situations. (1)
To disturb or to upset someone or people. (3)
Descriptive of being utterly disappointed, sad, and gloomy. (3)
To carry on an intelligent conversation. (2)
Relating to being careful to avoid embarrassing situations or upsetting another person. (2)
A reference to a disagreement about something that should be the same or different view points about what has happened. (1)
Going on from one topic or subject to another one in order to avoid giving a direct response. (1)

For special Christmas and
New Year's Mickey Bach images, go to this
Holiday Greetings; 2012 to 2013 unit.

The cartoons are NOT intended to be disrespectful to any one,
neither in the past nor in the present!
The only reason the images are shown is to provide another way to see
the words that are presented from a different perspective

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Mickey Bach Word a Day Illustrations
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