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 strong disapproval or dislike of someone or something which is considered undeserving of respect; a feeling of contempt or hatred for anything or anyone that is considered unworthy or scornful. (3)
To upset or to make someone very disturbed. (2)
To cause people to realize that an idea which they have is false or that a belief is wrong. (3)
Conveying a deception of being honest and sincere when the person is really being crafty, insincere, or dishonest. (1)
To throw into disorder, to disconcert, or to perplex a person or people. (1)
To speak of in a disrespectful way about anyone or anything; to belittle or to lower in quality. (2)
A reference to something that is undervalued, deprecated, or considered insignificant. (1)
A reference to people or things that are entirely different in quality or kind from each other. (2)
That which is very different or unequal, as in age, rank, character, or kind. (1)
A kind of permission to break a law or an official promise that has been made; or to be released from some kind of rule, vow, or oath. (1)
Depressed, discouraged, and showing a feeling of unhappiness. (1)
To enjoy being playful or to take part in pleasurable activities. (1)
Verbal controversy or arguments and disagreements. (3)
Referring to a situation that causes someone to be very worried or nervous about something. (1)
Opinions that are not in agreement with each other or disputes about issues which can result in arguing or quarreling. (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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