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

The study of the occult or mystical meanings of numbers and their fortune-telling characteristics which are supposed to influence the lives of people. (1)
The collection and study of coins, metals, currency, and objects related to money. (2)
Those who are perceived to be simpletons, uneducated, or lacking learning skills. (1)
1. Obstinately or stubbornly pursing a purpose despite the appeals made by another person or other people to stop.
2. Unyielding in feeling or persuasion. (3)
To confuse, to bewilder, or to make obscure. (2)
Confusion resulting from failure to understand; bewilderment, disorientation. (1)
A brief biography with a notification of a person's death which is usually published in a newspaper. (2)
Spoken badly about; abusive or contemptuous speech. (2)
Anyone who hinders the progress of knowledge and the freedom of thought. (1)
A reference to anyone who is overly obedient or who is too willing to comply with the wishes of another person; relating to someone who is too eager to help or to obey those who are important or who are very popular. (2)
To occupy and to govern someone's thoughts continuously, compulsively, and exclusively. (1)
An unhealthy and compulsive thinking or an irrational motive for performing trivial or repetitive actions even when the person really doesn't want to do them. (2)
A reference to someone who is stubborn, bullheaded, or determined to have his or her personal way of doing things. (1)
To force one's ideas or oneself on others without being invited. (1)
1. Slow to understand or to perceive something.
2. Lacking fast perception or intellect. (3)

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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