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

To degenerate from a better condition or situation into something worse, weaker, or more useless. (1)
To fool someone into thinking that what is false should be accepted as true. (1)
A mental disorder; a false belief strongly held in spite of invalid evidence or of being unrealistic. (3)
To set and to mark the limits or boundaries of something; to separate or to discriminate. (1)
To degrade, to lower, to debase, or to humble oneself. (1)
Behavior, conduct, or a way of acting. (2)
A reference to being mentally disabled, ill, or insane. (2)
Conveying a strong desire or feeling about something or someone. (2)
The way a person conducts or behaves himself or herself; especially, an acceptable kind of social behavior. (2)
To express strong disapproval of, to make a condemnation of something or somebody; or to belittle, to deplore someone's actions. (1)
To make fun of or to laugh at someone or something with contempt or in an insulting way. (3)
Pertaining to tendencies to diminish the merits or reputations of people with disparaging or belittling comments. (3)
To cause physical harm or to damage something that is held dear or which is revered. (1)
Pertaining to getting something in a clever, shrewd, conniving, or dishonest way. (1)
Someone who deserves to be despised, rejected, or scorned because of bad or evil behavior. (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
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