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)

Click on the image name in this list that you would
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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

To put in a jail or into a prison; to imprison. (3)
Anything that encourages or motivates others to work harder to achieve objectives or goals; that which makes others want to strive for greater success. (2)
To provoke, to spur on, or to urge someone to take some kind of action. (2)
Conveying undeniable and unquestionable proof that something is correct and so it should not be challenged or doubted. (1)
To be unjustly accuse someone of doing something even when the person is completely innocent; to provide evidence of an involvement in some illegitimate activity. (1)
To establish something firmly in the mind by frequent and forceful urging. (2)
A person who holds a political office or a position in some organization and who has a duty or obligation to fulfill. (1)
Something which is necessary as a result of a responsibility or an obligation; imposed as a duty. (1)
To do something that causes oneself to get into a situation that is undesirable or unpleasant. (2)
An invasion into another's territory or the action of going some place without permission. (1)
Relating to the inability to come to a conclusion immediately and confidently. (1)
Descriptive of rudeness or shocking behavior because of being considered socially unacceptable or improper behavior. (1)
indigenous (not comparable)
Originating and living or occurring naturally in a certain geographical environment. (2)
Pertaining to an expression of scorn or anger because of an ungrateful or unjustified treatment. (1)
Pertaining to something that should not be said or done because it is not acceptable or it is insulting another person. (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

. . . with a touch of humor!
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Mickey Bach Word a Day Illustrations
presented on the getwords.com and wordinfo.info sites.

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